In the wake of Donald Trump Jr.'s recently released emails tying him and the Trump team to Russian operatives attempting to help Donald Trump's presidential campaign last year, Mike Pence has released a statement distancing himself from the campaign, and, arguably, the Trump family.
Through his press secretary, Pence stated the following:
Twitter has reacted to the statement with the expected mix of intelligent discourse and memes.
Distance might not be a bad idea.
Are we witnessing the beginnings of Pence for POTUS?
It's fairly obvious that Pence knows that Trump's impeachment or resignation is inevitable. Thus, he's gearing to become POTUS himself.— The Razor's Edge (@AtTheRazorsEdge) July 11, 2017
There are times words don't really do a sentiment justice.
For those times, we have GIFs.
And more GIFs.
And Mariah Carey, of course.