Trump Space Force Memes & Tweets Will Make You Laugh So Hard You’ll Cry
President Trump again advocated for America to add a sixth branch to its military: a Space Force. In fact, the president told members of the West Point football team on Tuesday that "we’re getting very big in space" during a White House ceremony honoring the team's recent victory against the Navy. Memes and tweets about Trump's Space Force highlighted the unlikely probability that America will need to fight a war in space anytime soon.
“You will be part of the five proud branches of the United States armed forces: Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force and the Coast Guard,” Trump told the Army cadets in the Rose Garden. “And we’re actually thinking of a sixth, and that would be the Space Force. Does that make sense? … Because we’re getting very big in space, both militarily and for other reasons. And we are seriously thinking of the Space Force.”
The president previously mentioned his Space Force idea while speaking to an audience of Marines at the Miramar Air Station in San Diego in March. "My new national strategy for space recognizes that space is a war-fighting domain, just like the land, air, and sea," Trump told the crowd of Marines, comparing the hypothetical Space Force to the U.S. Air Force.
Trump Said What?
The faces of Army cadets couldn't hide how they really felt about Trump's proposed Space Force.
We're Getting Very Big In Space
Some saw the president's claim that America is "getting very big in space" as him simply screaming into the void.
And The First Secretary Of The U.S. Space Force Will Be...
Who would Trump appoint to lead this hypothetical military branch?
There Are Just So Many Options
People were quick to point to the fictional characters they most wanted to see lead the Space Force, including George Jetson. After all, he has experience working with robots.
Former Trump Staffers Could Reappear As Members Of The Space Force
There's a possibility that former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer could make a comeback as captain.
Don't Forget About The Space Force Academy Instructors...
There's so much potential for chic space uniforms, too.
Or The Celebs Who Might Get Involved
Considering Kanye West and Trump have been on friendly terms lately, some people expect the rapper to be one of the first Space Force cadets.
Cute Dogs In Space Wouldn't Be The Worst
Lots of hilarious space memes exist, but this one might be the most adorable.
Potential Recruitment Posters Have Already Been Drafted
Many people on Twitter inevitably thought the Space Force would resemble Star Wars.
The Space Force Brought Back Memories Of The Power Rangers, Too
Others saw the possible sixth military branch as an off-shoot of Power Rangers.
Will The U.S. Space Force Resemble The Video Game?
The name "Space Force" was apparently already used for a video game.
Most Importantly, There's A Space Force Soundtrack
David Bowie's song "Space Oddity" makes the perfect soundtrack.
People clearly wasted no time poking fun at the president's proposed sixth branch of government.