In a recent interview, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi referred to President Trump as "morbidly obese."
She was surprised by his taking offense, considering the things he's said about women.
You can see the moment here.
Nancy Pelosi calls Trump "morbidly obese" https://t.co/NEBc0kqMwC— Andrew Lawrence (@Andrew Lawrence)1589849890.0
Asked about Speaker Pelosi after her comments, the President said she's a "waste of time" and that she's a "sick woman."
President Trump, leaving a meeting with Republican senators, was asked about House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's comments… https://t.co/FtM1fIYbWr— Josh Wingrove (@Josh Wingrove)1589911561.0
Pelosi shot back that Trump should have a thicker skin after some of the things he's said about women in the past.
.@SpeakerPelosi: ‘I didn’t know Trump would be so sensitive — he’s always talking about other people’s weight’ https://t.co/P3Mkjj5WDk— ❄️Lars🇳🇴(Text JOE to 30330) (@❄️Lars🇳🇴(Text JOE to 30330))1589924217.0
Then when discussing the Russia probe, Trump called Pelosi a “sick woman” “She has a lot of problems. A lot of men… https://t.co/qhFzSqtUjM— Jordan Fabian (@Jordan Fabian)1589911922.0
"I didn't know that he would be so sensitive, he's always talking about other people's weight. I think he should recognize his words weigh a ton."
Many online also noted she was quoting medical evaluations.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she was giving President Donald Trump “a dose of his own medicine” when she described him… https://t.co/9MQFKsBaxn— POLITICO (@POLITICO)1589991993.0
When @SpeakerPelosi said that Trump was morbidly obese she was NOT fat shaming. She was stating a fact in accordanc… https://t.co/ROT3MyOvpx— Ken Olin (@Ken Olin)1589984138.0
Trump rails like a madman on Twitter with libelous statements, but some liberals spend their time attacking Nancy P… https://t.co/Ky0H6zkVab— Hillary Warned Us (@Hillary Warned Us)1589995154.0
According to fact checkers, President Trump would be considered "obese" rather than "morbidly obese" by most physician's standards due to his age and physique.
Nancy Pelosi called Donald Trump “morbidly obese.” While he is obese, his BMI is 10 points away from being severely… https://t.co/6aDw5s6w5v— PolitiFact (@PolitiFact)1589986500.0
That having been said, the President is no stranger to insulting people's weight.
He once called a winner of his own Miss Universe pageant an "eating machine," and told a man attending one of his rallies "go home, start exercising."
@politico Well, @realdonaldtrump should not dish out such things towards others if he can not deal with it being gi… https://t.co/udMpK19Stz— RindaLynn (@RindaLynn)1589992142.0
@politico she's too kind. most people just call him a *******— ÷ (@÷)1589992043.0
@politico He can't have it both ways. He lives on junk food, so when he claims to be taking a dangerous medication,… https://t.co/5bxK3KzJI4— Madness with Method (@Madness with Method)1589992657.0
Many online just can't get enough of Nancy Pelosi throwing the President shade.
Today in Nancy Pelosi is a god. https://t.co/d5AaOzDtYC— Claude Taylor (@Claude Taylor)1589991080.0
@mkraju Pelosi to Trump https://t.co/7WziTQerVS— NotATweeter16 (@NotATweeter16)1589988703.0
@mkraju She's really good with those zingers. She's got guts.— ARachel (@ARachel)1589988860.0
Those who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones.
This president uses more insults than a schoolyard bully!! At least @SpeakerPelosi spoke the truth. https://t.co/bKY6lHEqF3— MHMDawg (@MHMDawg)1589926734.0
With this new chapter, the ongoing feud between the President and the Speaker of the House continues. No one expects the pair to make nice anytime soon.