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De Blasio in 2020? Folks on Twitter have some not-too-kind thoughts

Mayor Bill de Blasio officially announced he is running for president on Thursday in a video titled "Working People First."

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced his 2020 presidential

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced his 2020 presidential campaign on Thursday. Photo Credit: Howard Simmons

Mayor Bill de Blasio's has officially entered the 2020 presidential race and the Twitterverse appears to be slowly spiraling into madness.

The mayor made the announcement in a video published Thursday morning titled "Working People First," but news of his plans had already broke on Wednesday evening, and folks on Twitter were there to deliver the laughs.

"Bill de Blasio" became the top trending Twitter topic in the New York City area within an hour and more tweets were pouring in Thursday morning.

"Dear Bill De Blasio: No. Stop it," one user wrote. 

President Donald Trump also tweeted his reaction, calling de Blasio a "JOKE."

Read on for reactions about de Blasio's candidacy.


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