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Trump’s ‘Social Media Summit’: All the President’s Memes

Jul 10, 2019 - The New York Times

Trolling on the internet was once a thankless pastime. Make edgy jokes on the right message board, get your sarcastic memes noticed by the right people, and you might score some retweets and Reddit upvotes, but that was about the extent of it.

For today’s right-wing trolls, though, there is a bigger prize on the table: a red-carpet visit to the White House.

On Thursday, President Trump is assembling a group of his most ardent online supporters for a White House “social media summ...