‘If you want help understanding that, I can lend you my encyclopedia’, writes Jorhat teenager Astha Sarmah in reply to US President Donald Trump’s tweet on global warming
Guwahati: An 18-year-old girl from Jorhat in Assam has trolled US President Donald Trump for his tweet on global warming.
On November 22, Trump had tweeted: “Brutal and Extended Cold Blast could shatter ALL RECORDS Whatever happened to Global Warming?”, referring to the temperature dropping to -2 degrees Celsius in Washington the previous day.
Here’s the tweet:
In her reply, the teenager, identified as Astha Sarmah, commented: "I am 54 years younger than you. I just finished high school with average marks. But even I can tell you that WEATHER IS NOT CLIMATE. If you want help understanding that, I can lend you my encyclopedia from when I was in 2nd grade. It has pictures and everything."
Till the filing of this report, the comment was ‘liked’ 26,585 times and retweeted 6,701 times by users from across the world.
Almost all of them appreciated the teenager for her befitting reply to the US President.