The ongoing battle of shade between President Trump and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi can feel a bit one-sided at times.
Not because both parties aren't trying their hardest...but because Pelosi is simply so much better at it.
After a disastrous White House briefing to Congress on Iran that has been denounced by both sides of the aisle, Pelosi was asked whether it was the "worst briefing they've ever gotten."
The sass in her reply had all of D.C. covering their mouths.
NEW: When asked for her reaction to the Iran briefing, @SpeakerPelosi said she couldn’t talk about it. But when rep… https://t.co/Xz6TjE7Mko— Julia Boccagno (@Julia Boccagno)1578522150.0
Correction: Speaker Pelosi says “There’s stiff competition for that HONOR from this administration.”— Julia Boccagno (@Julia Boccagno)1578542665.0
Twitter is never more behind Pelosi than when she throws some shade...which is often.
@juliaboccagno @SpeakerPelosi Nancy is such a classy queen of shade https://t.co/LS7AQb2KrK— Leslieanne Warlick (@Leslieanne Warlick)1578533671.0
@davidgura This woman is a savage and I adore her for it, so much. ⬇️ Reporter: Worst briefing ever?… https://t.co/O4NkSfrCOZ— Jonathan Harris (@Jonathan Harris)1578541168.0
@juliaboccagno @traciemac_Bmore @SpeakerPelosi https://t.co/kj0uVikT4W— Julie Long 🇺🇸🌈🌊🌎🗽⚖️☮️ (@Julie Long 🇺🇸🌈🌊🌎🗽⚖️☮️)1578531898.0
No one can stop Nancy Pelosi from sharing her truth.
@juliaboccagno @SpeakerPelosi Best. Comeback.— Paulette Feeney (@Paulette Feeney)1578534420.0
@juliaboccagno @leeleeb50 @SpeakerPelosi https://t.co/msPFd341lh— Caren Rische🌊♥️🆘🔴 #TheResistance #CloseTheCamps (@Caren Rische🌊♥️🆘🔴 #TheResistance #CloseTheCamps)1578538986.0
Memes flowed like water in response to her newest diss.
@juliaboccagno @renaldotheloaf @SpeakerPelosi https://t.co/70WKCGcYZv— MOO (@MOO)1578530748.0
@juliaboccagno @SpeakerPelosi Madam Speaker on FIRE 🔥 https://t.co/npDZMPek9W— )DEB00$TED( Botocks🆘Bollucks (@)DEB00$TED( Botocks🆘Bollucks)1578557075.0
@juliaboccagno @Darlene_Edw @SpeakerPelosi https://t.co/NcpizXH1RX— Argus Collingwood 🌊 (@Argus Collingwood 🌊)1578530460.0
@juliaboccagno @pixiekat666 @SpeakerPelosi 😂😂😂😂 https://t.co/QKMB9DOxIA— labmomma (@labmomma)1578529660.0
Many found it particularly impressive that Pelosi was able to deliver her jab without even breaking stride.
We love you @SpeakerPelosi !!!! #shade https://t.co/3LWC2iZuV1— Frangela (@Frangela)1578533174.0
walking fast and slingin’ shade you go Madam @SpeakerPelosi #maddow https://t.co/OWQF5XmvWs— Will's Prayerful Calm & Chill Impeachment Rager (@Will's Prayerful Calm & Chill Impeachment Rager)1578537179.0
Madame Speaker, folks. I think I'm just going to get a brooch with Nancy Pelosi's likeness on it, and that's going… https://t.co/Sc8n6CMAXI— Nicole Wolverton (@Nicole Wolverton)1578531814.0
When she's not legislating for the good of the people, we all know Nancy Pelosi is thinking of the next great one-liner.
OMG 😆 Nancy Pelosi is the queen of shade, henny https://t.co/IVszPGCXkT— Dr. Joshua C. Collins 🏳️🌈 (@Dr. Joshua C. Collins 🏳️🌈)1578532092.0
Nancy Pelosi has officially pulled ahead in the battle of shade, and political experts predict she'll be there for a very, very long time.