Hillary Clinton clinched the Democratic presidential nomination and then promptly hit a home run with a doozy of a tweet. After the former secretary of state scored U.S. President Barack Obama's endorsement, GOP nominee Donald Trump took to Twitter to say something predictably juicy: "Obama just endorsed Crooked Hillary. He wants four more years of Obama—but nobody else does!" That's when Hill (or her aide or whoever runs her social media) hit him with that quote tweet and told him to delete his account. The burn became Hillary's most retweeted tweet of all time. Of all time.

She's been accused of various "pandering" in the past: trying to appeal to black voters with a Beyoncé-related hot sauce comment, "Hispandering" with an awkward article about abuelas, or simply striking that cringe-worthy "how do you do fellow kids" note. But—as evidenced by her most popular tweet—Clinton's attempts to jive with the zeitgeist must work at least a little, right? 


What better way to gauge someone's social standing than looking to Twitter—a truly public forum, general cesspool, and awesome thing to behold? Twitter spokesperson Nick Pacilio helped Complex peep each candidate's most popular tweets, and they range from effortlessly honest to painstakingly idiotic.

Clinton's top five tweets:

1. When Trump needed some aloe (for that burn):

2. When she announced her candidacy:

3. When she was a One Directioner:

4. When she watched the Super Bowl:

5. When she shut down anti-vaxxers:

Sanders' top five tweets:

1. When he said it like it is:

2. When the people loved Birdie Sanders:

3. When he watched that clown show (a.k.a. Republican debate):

4. When he told Trump to bring it on:

5. When he was just bein' Bernie:

And of course, Trump's top five tweets:

1. When he even put borders around his Mexican (-ish) food:

2. When he had a really ~*deep thought*~:

3. When he definitely convinced us that his I.Q. is like, really high:

4. When he told Mac Miller to kiss his ass:

5. When he read an inspirational poster in some janky gym:

What do the candidates' best tweets say about them?

Hillary's top five list screams "mass American appeal" by including internet speak, One Direction, the Super Bowl, and of course, family. Bernie's best tweets, on the other hand, are straight up truth bombs, tackling racism, economic inequality, climate change, and student debt. His fifth most popular tweet is almost too earnest to bear: "I got into politics not to figure out how to become President. I got into politics because I give a damn." Conversely, Trump's top tweets just make him look like an idiot that we all liked better in 2012-2013, when he didn't pose a global threat. This very scientific analysis concludes that if you really want to know a person, look to their tweets.

Also Watch