Ocasio-Cortez pokes DNC over 'Boy Bye' promo: 'Someone didn't go to my Twitter class'
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezHillary Clinton responds to backlash: 'I will do whatever I can to support our nominee' Klobuchar dismisses White House lawyer's jab about Democrats wanting to be in Iowa The Hill's 12:30 Report: Rules fight sets stage for first day of Trump trial MORE (D-N.Y.) joined online ridicule of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) for its now-viral tweet offering a “Boy Bye” phone wallpaper.

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On Saturday the DNC tweeted, “This is a whole mood. Text 'Boy Bye' to 43367 to get this exclusive wallpaper," and included an image that said “Boy Bye 2020” over President TrumpDonald John TrumpRouhani says Iran will never seek nuclear weapons Trump downplays seriousness of injuries in Iran attack after US soldiers treated for concussions Trump says Bloomberg is 'wasting his money' on 2020 campaign MORE’s face.

Twitter users were quick to mock the seeming appeal to younger voters, and Ocasio-Cortez responded Wednesday by saying, “Someone didn’t go to my Twitter class."

Ocasio-Cortez hosted a session for other Democratic lawmakers on effectively using social media in January with Rep. Jim HimesJames (Jim) Andres HimesTwitter users invoke Merrick Garland after McConnell, Graham comments on impeachment trial Pelosi faces tough choices on impeachment managers This week: Impeachment inquiry moves to Judiciary Committee MORE (D-Conn.) The session was "on the most effective ways to engage constituents on Twitter and the importance of digital storytelling,” USA Today reported. She has led the way among lawmakers for viral videos and livestreams to engage with voters.

The freshman lawmaker's tweet was widely endorsed by other users, who even chimed in with their own jokes.