The threat has become a reality:
Donald Trump is running for President of the United States.
In a rambling speech made from New York City, Trump revealed his net worth... said he will be the "greatest jobs president that God ever created" ... and teased a "surgical, beautiful" plan for defeating ISIS.
As you might expect, Twitter is delighted over this development. Here's a look at our favorite social media responses:
Donald Trump running for President is like Reek throwing his hat in the ring for the Iron Throne. - Guy Endore-Kaiser
A Wilde Idea
Olivia Wilde might be on to something here. Vote merkin!
A picture says 1,000 words. And we agree with every single word here.
A Winning Ticket
It would at least win in terms of hilarity, which has to count for something, right?
Truth is Stranger Than Fiction
The Trump candidacy is a Veep storyline that would have been discarded for being too absurd even for an HBO comedy. - @danpfeiffer