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Melania Trump Is Being Dragged All Over The Place Due To Her "Plagiarized" Speech

#FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes is, you'll be unsurprised to hear, trending like mad.

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On Monday night journalist Jarrett Hill noticed that there were significant similarities between Melania Trump's speech about her husband on the first night of the Republican National Convention, and first lady Michelle Obama’s Democratic convention speech in 2008.

In a statement, a spokesperson said her team of writers had "in some instances included fragments that reflected her own thinking".

Needless to say, Twitter has gone in. #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes has been trending for hours.

The Twitter shade is on form this morning... #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes


In all honesty, it might be one of the most savage Twitter draggings ever seen. We have famous lyrics...

"Work, work, work, work, work, work He say me have to Work, work, work, work, work, work!" #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

See,I am Wonder Mike,and I'd like to say hello,To the black,to the white,the red & the brown,The purple & yellow. #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

"My daddy Alabama, Momma Louisiana You mix that negro with that Creole make a Texas bama" #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

Super Nintendo Sega Genesis... when I was dead broke man I couldn't picture this. #FamousMelianaTrumpQuotes #realhiphop


"Say it loud! I'm black and I'm proud!" #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

We have famous quotes from history...

"Ain't I a woman?" #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes #RNCinCLE

"I, am Malcolm X.” #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

"Free at last! Free at last! Thank God Almighty, we are free at last!" #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes


"Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country." #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

Film quotes...

"Get them to sign on the line that is dotted!!" "A, always. B, be. C, closing!" #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

Never before have I seen a more perfect meme to describe a situation. #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

"my name is inigo montoya..." #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes


Straight-up zingers...

Melania: "These accusations about my speech hurt not only me, but also hurt my children Sasha and Malia". #RNCinCLE

"Becky with the borrowed speech???!!!" #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

"Delete your account" #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

ENOUGH teasing Melania, she may not be a "traditional" first lady but she still eats jewelry just like you and I


We have quotes that are more of the moment...

"I'd very much like to be excluded from this narrative, one that Ive never been asked to be apart of since 2009." #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

And some rather more literary entries...

“`Twas brillig, and the slithy toves did gyre and gimble in the wabe; all mimsy were the borogoves.” #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

It was the best of times 😂 it was the worst of times 😭 it was the age of wisdom it was the age of foolishness… 👇 #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

Most things have been thought of be4, the trick is 2 think of them again -Goethe #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

In summary...

"Our routines are 100% original" #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

...this really...

"And I would have gotten away with it too, if it weren't for you meddling kids!" #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

...has been brutal.

I'm so dead, i love the internet #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes

Alan White is a news editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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