If You Didn't Watch James Comey's Testimony With Black Twitter, Did It Even Happen?

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These were some of the best social media reactions from former FBI Director James Comey's testimony.

The testimony from James Comey before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday sent Twitter into a whirlwind. 

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The former FBI Director, who was fired on May 9, testified about his detailed his conversations with President Donald Trumpwhether or not he was instructed to end the Michael Flynn investigation and about his termination.

During the hearing, Comey told members, “I was fired in some way to change the way the Russia investigation is conducted.” 

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While the 45th President has threatened to leak tapes of their conversation to the press, Comey told members on Capitol Hill that he wasn’t sure if tapes of his conversation with President Trump exist, but “Lordy, I hope there are tapes.” 

The hearing, which was live streamed across various social media platforms, had a lot of people talking. Specifically on Twitter. Using the hashtags, #ComeyHearings and #ComeyDay, people shared their thoughts on his commentary but didn’t leave behind the memes and GIFs. 

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https://twitter.com/MatthewACherry/status/872837210805911552

https://twitter.com/TheRickyDavila/status/872843272686899200

https://twitter.com/JoyAnnReid/status/872839041422684160

https://twitter.com/TheDiDiDelgado/status/872841336629710848

https://twitter.com/youngsinick/status/872838147029204992

https://twitter.com/DrJasonJohnson/status/872821906386366464

https://twitter.com/DontaHenson/status/872817669178888196

https://twitter.com/MatthewACherry/status/872856352527220737

https://twitter.com/theeventstaff/status/872859580367335424

While the president did not immediately share his thoughts on Comey's testimony, a Politico report said that White House officials were trying to keep him "busy with meetings" in hopes that he won't have an impromptu reaction to the hearing. 

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