This Chris Christie video is perfect https://t.co/snhLeictre
— Rob Tornoe (@RobTornoe) March 2, 2016
During Donald Trump's press conference tonight, many on social media weren't talking about the GOP frontrunner speaking at the podium, but the man standing behind him -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
Twitter users had fun reading all kinds of things into Christie's stone-faced expression.
Chris Christie looks like a slightly less articulate version of Mongo from Blazing Saddles.
— Kennedy (@KennedyNation) March 2, 2016
Chris Christie trying to figure out how the hell this happened to him https://t.co/5buKrSM9pG
— Nick Robinson (@Babylonian) March 2, 2016
Right now Chris Christie looks like her husband Donald Trump is giving a press conference to confess his adultery.
— John Fugelsang (@JohnFugelsang) March 2, 2016
I feel like Chris Christie is gonna blow up like he's in the "Tell-Tale Heart" and finally reach his breaking point. pic.twitter.com/Xxdph222R5
— Josh Jordan (@NumbersMuncher) March 2, 2016
Chris Christie looks like he's in a hostage video
— Ezra Klein (@ezraklein) March 2, 2016
A couple of Vine videos also sprouted up poking fun at the moment which have amassed hundreds of thousands of views.
And the expression became a meme for the moment when one realizes they've made a mistake.
When you didn’t get Beyonce OR Adele tickets pic.twitter.com/mp7Oy61jlW
— Joel Pavelski (@joelcifer) March 2, 2016
I’ve made a huge mistake. pic.twitter.com/Uz783Yl5jt
— Jason O. Gilbert (@gilbertjasono) March 2, 2016
When you realize you're sitting in the wrong uber but it's too late to say anything pic.twitter.com/bDmQh9Jxaz
— Elizabeth Plank (@feministabulous) March 2, 2016
That feeling when you realize Bruce Springsteen will never think you're cool. pic.twitter.com/cwMvIALsIT
— Louis Peitzman (@LouisPeitzman) March 2, 2016