Twitter users mock Trump for 'Marine Core' misspelling
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpConservatives express concern over House GOP immigration bill Poll: McSally holds 14-point lead in Arizona GOP Senate primary Trump defends Nielsen amid criticism over family separations MORE mistakenly spelled Marine Corps as “Marine Core” in a tweet Tuesday, sparking ridicule from Twitter users.

Trump was sharing photos of his speech at the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in California when he made the error.

He deleted the tweet shortly afterward, replacing it with one with the proper spelling.

 

 

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However, reporters and other social media users quickly picked up on the error.

Some users referred to Trump's multiple deferments from the draft during the Vietnam War in their tweets. At least one of the deferments was for heel spurs, or bone protrusions caused by calcium buildup.