Trump mocked for Super Bowl tweet confusing Missouri for Kansas

A since-deleted tweet from President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump passes Pence a dangerous buck Overnight Health Care — Presented by American Health Care Association — Trump taps Pence to lead coronavirus response | Trump accuses Pelosi of trying to create panic | CDC confirms case of 'unknown' origin | Schumer wants .5 billion in emergency funds Trump nods at reputation as germaphobe during coronavirus briefing: 'I try to bail out as much as possible' after sneezes MORE erroneously congratulating the state of Kansas for the Kansas City Chiefs’ Super Bowl victory led to a number of tweets mocking the president over the mistake on Sunday night and Monday morning.

Former Sen. Claire McCaskillClaire Conner McCaskill70 former senators propose bipartisan caucus for incumbents Democrats criticize Medal of Freedom for Limbaugh as 'slap in the face' Kansas City, Kan., responds to Trump tweet: We root for the Chiefs, too MORE (D-Mo.) called the president a “stone cold idiot” over the error, while Sen. Brian SchatzBrian Emanuel SchatzKudlow claims coronavirus has been contained: 'It's pretty close to air-tight' Booker, Merkley propose federal facial recognition moratorium Poll: Majority of Democrats say Electoral College delegates should cast ballots based on popular vote MORE (D-Hawaii) quipped that Republican senators would pass a “‘Sense of the Senate Resolution’ that the Chiefs belong to Kansas too and then pundits being all ‘but the city does straddle two states.’”

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J.A. Adande, director of sports journalism at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, tweeted, “I used to think the Kansas City Chiefs played in Kansas. But I was like 12 years old and not the president of the United States.”

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The mockery came from a number of different worlds.

The former guitarist of the band Train tweeted, “I’d be willing to wager that the president of the United States can’t find Kansas City or even the state of Missouri on a map,” while CNN correspondent Greg Krieg and conservative commentator Stephen MillerStephen MillerWatchdog group sues over information on Stephen Miller's involvement in 'public charge' rule Trumps tour Taj Mahal to cap off first day in India Mulvaney says US 'desperate' for legal immigrants to boost economy: report MORE both jokingly compared the mistake to the incident in which Trump used a Sharpie to alter a map showing the path of Hurricane Dorian to include Alabama in September 2019.

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The Kansas City Police Department did not directly reference the Trump tweet but tweeted about general confusion about the city’s location, tweeting, “Now that everyone is paying attention to Kansas City, it seems people are confused: We're from MISSOURI. Check our profile pic — It's our Missouri-shaped patch.”

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American Conservative Union President Matt Schlapp, meanwhile, accused the "East coast establishment" of omitting that the Kansas City metropolitan area includes parts of Kansas as well, although the Chiefs' Arrowhead Stadium is in Missouri.