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Trump: I'm Not Capitalizing My Words Randomly

President assures readers that he capitalizes certain words 'only for emphasis'
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 3, 2018 6:12 PM CDT
President Donald Trump waves as he boards Air Force One for a trip to West Virginia for a "Salute to Service" dinner, Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md.   (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

(Newser) – Some may have wondered why President Trump capitalizes certain words in his tweets that, grammatically speaking, don't require capitalization, but the president has now addressed the issue and says the practice is purposeful. "After having written many best selling books, and somewhat priding myself on my ability to write, it should be noted that the Fake News constantly likes to pour over my tweets looking for a mistake," the POTUS tweeted Tuesday. "I capitalize certain words only for emphasis, not b/c they should be capitalized!" Proving his point, the AP notes that "pore" is misspelled as "pour" in the tweet. (Read more President Trump stories.)

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