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‘This is Real Life’: Blue Check Twitter Can’t Believe Trump Actually Called Kim Jong-un Rocket Man at UN

The nickname that President Donald Trump gave North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un on Twitter Sunday made it into his speech Tuesday before the United Nations General Assembly.

“Rocket man is on a suicide mission for himself and for his regime,” Trump said.

Blue check Twitter was taken aback by Trump’s use of the nickname during a formal address. Here’s a sampling of the reaction:

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