Trump congratulates wrong state after Super Bowl

Shortly after the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the San Francisco 49ers, 31-20, President Trump took to Twitter to congratulate the champions, as is his usual custom. There was just one small problem with the president’s message:

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While there is indeed a Kansas City, Kansas, the Chiefs play in the far larger Kansas City, Missouri. Arrowhead Stadium is about 7 miles from the Kansas-Missouri border.

The tweet was deleted soon after posting, and corrected:

Still unknown as yet: whether the Chiefs will be invited to the White House, or how many players will attend.

The president sat for an interview prior to the game, and ran a campaign ad during it. His Twitter feed retweeted several positive reviews of the ad.

President Trump. (File: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

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