Trump Mocked As ‘Space Farce’ After Saying America Is No. 1 In The Universe

The president boldly went where no claim has gone before.

President Donald Trump made a boast on Monday that was big, even by his usual braggadocious standards. He claimed the United States was “number one in the universe by far.” 

Before departing for Davos, Switzerland, for the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting, the president tweeted: 

The claim caused “number one in the universe” to trend, with tweets such as these: