While EU ambassador Gordon Sondland was testifying during Wednesday’s impeachment hearings President Donald Trump attempted to defend himself to the media. The president held a pad of paper with words written in all-caps with a sharpie and read aloud in dramatic fashion:

“I WANT NOTHING. I WANT NOTHING. I WANT NO QUID PRO QUO.”

Donald Trump seized upon one particular bit of testimony from Gordon Sondland’s hearing today. The EU envoy testified that the president told him “I want nothing” from Ukraine, and “I want no quid pro quo.”

“That means it’s all over,” Trump told reportershttps://t.co/eYuiyBaqZe pic.twitter.com/JuJJNbIAyL

— POLITICO (@politico) November 20, 2019

And with that, a viral moment was born. The online mockery seemingly began after comedian Patton Oswalt tweeted

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