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Trump teaches history? Twitter meme earns an A+ for humor

The president's Civil War comments sparked a trip through history's Twilight Zone, from biblical days to The Beatles.

Donald Trump, history teacher? That's how Twitter imagined the president on Monday after he said President Andrew Jackson, who died 16 years before the Civil War, was angry about that conflict and could've somehow prevented it.

The hashtag #TrumpTeachesHistory (sparked by @midnight with Chris Hardwick) soon imagined the commander-in-chief with a very different vision of historical events.

American history, naturally, came in for a star-spangled Trump take, or 10.

But some tweets gave professor Trump's lessons an international flair.

And some were very specific to the businessman-turned-politician's own history.


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