Last night at the Republican National Convention, Melania Trump gave a speech that blatantly copied Michelle Obama's speech from 2008:
And that's fine, whatever - people reuse lines and phrases all the time. But what's really weird is that in their rush to excuse the plagiarism, one of the spokesmen blamed Twlight Sparkle from My Little Pony:
The real Twilight Sparkle is not amused.
This is not Pony Princess approved. I'm Twilight Sparkle & do not approve this message 😂 https://t.co/5DfshRzPJh
— tara strong (@tarastrong) July 19, 2016
We live in weird times, mates!