Senator Rand Paul of the US tweeted claiming that the US government spent $100,000 to train Kenyan farmers on how to use Facebook.
The reactions to the tweet have been flowing fast and furious as can be seen on the twitter thread below.
The 54 year old Senator is a republican who has been office since January 2011 representing the state of Kentucky.
It may not seem like a lot of money, but we spent just under $100k to make sure Kenyan farmers knew how to use Facebook.
— Senator Rand Paul (@RandPaul) December 23, 2017