After President Trump's State of the Union, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi made headlines by ripping up her copy of the speech.
Conservatives all over the internet began trolling the Speaker. Mike Pompeo, Trump's Secretary of State, sent out a Simpsons GIF that inspired a response from one of the Simpsons voice actors.
https://t.co/AaopLt8f9f— Mike Pompeo (@Mike Pompeo) 1580876495.0
A fan of the show burned Mike Pompeo, while also tagging Yeardley Smith, the voice of Lisa Simpson, so she knew what was up.
In this episode Lisa loses her faith in democracy after seeing a corrupt politician selling out American values and… https://t.co/Ar2Oku5urW— Bill Pascrell, Jr. (@Bill Pascrell, Jr.) 1580910681.0
Yeardley quickly responded, making it clear how she felt about Mike Pompeo.
That’s pretty good! I might just add f*ck you @mikepompeo for co-opting my character to troll @SpeakerPelosi . Be a… https://t.co/OGfRetwFwH— Yeardley Smith (@Yeardley Smith) 1580914068.0
Twitter didn't let Pompeo get away with referencing Lisa Simpson in a situation Lisa would absolutely never approve of.
Mr. Secretary of State please do not ever ever ever use Simpsons material in your twitter or watch the show or refe… https://t.co/z7dYvTb2VO— BILL OAKLEY (@BILL OAKLEY) 1580879581.0
@YeardleySmith @mikepompeo @SpeakerPelosi Thank you. I'm reading that in your voice and it gives it an extra kick.— Ian Boothby (@Ian Boothby) 1580953443.0
Smith also received lots of props for standing up for what she believes in.
@YeardleySmith @joncoopertweets @mikepompeo @SpeakerPelosi To you goes our new mike drop gif https://t.co/VRoxsAOl8E— Audrey (@Audrey) 1580929033.0
I actually read this in Lisa Simpson's voice. https://t.co/CXdujfRi5y— Jay Scott Smith (@Jay Scott Smith) 1580926625.0
@YeardleySmith @mikepompeo @SpeakerPelosi I always knew there was a reason I liked Lisa Simpson. #YeardleyForPresident— Katrina Rose, Ph.D. (@Katrina Rose, Ph.D.) 1580938125.0
Pompeo definitely should have thought twice before posting the GIF.
@YeardleySmith @mikepompeo @SpeakerPelosi Pompeo attempting to take a shot at Speaker Pelosi: https://t.co/zr3My0CWHu— (((He'sNyetMyCzar))) (@(((He'sNyetMyCzar)))) 1580930334.0
I love @YeardleySmith so much, and Lisa Simpson is a National Treasure and a Disney Princess. A big f*ck you to the… https://t.co/bcUFYyqQda— The Incredible Jeff 2020 (@The Incredible Jeff 2020) 1581093272.0
@YeardleySmith @mikepompeo @SpeakerPelosi I feel like smiling after reading your tweet @YeardleySmith. I’ve been ve… https://t.co/PwCHROOFBS— Homme Fatale (Chubby Fatale) (@Homme Fatale (Chubby Fatale)) 1580916653.0
Yeardley Smith has a lot of people's support to be our next President if she ever decides to run.
In this house Linda Ronstadt is President a& Yeardley Smith is VP. https://t.co/c8iGlYM8us— Champion Ryne (@Champion Ryne) 1581083279.0
@YeardleySmith @mikepompeo @SpeakerPelosi He’s not a @Simpsons fan obviously, comparing her to Lisa is the greatest compliment ever!— Tim (@Tim) 1580931057.0
@YeardleySmith @mikepompeo @SpeakerPelosi Here's a follow. Thank you for speaking out.— Sagundai (@Sagundai) 1580926986.0
After such an epic Twitter fail, there's ultimately only one thing to say.
@YeardleySmith @mikepompeo @SpeakerPelosi https://t.co/dWHS7BFSNb— Flea Bailey (@Flea Bailey) 1581034712.0
Sorry, Secretary Pompeo, you'll have to try a GIF from a show that supports the Trump administration next time.
Are there any from Fox & Friends?