When Melania wore a soft blue slim-cut dress and jacket to her husband's inauguration, it was seen as a nod to Jackie Kennedy's style and an acknowledgment of the dignity required of her new position on the world stage.
"It's a jacket. There was no hidden message", said her spokeswoman, Stephanie Grisham.
FLOTUS spox confirms Mrs. Trump wore a jacket to visit border kids that reads: "I really don't care".
"Melania has learned how dishonest they are, and she truly no longer cares!" he said.
First lady Melania Trump's unannounced visit to McAllen, Texas to visit immigrant children in a detention center was meant to send a message that she cares. "Do U?" on the back as she returns to Washington from a visit to the U.S. -Mexico border area in Texas, at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, U.S., June 21, 2018.
One user asked: "What the hell kind of grown ass woman wears a jacket meant for an angry teenager who is trying to piss off her parents or her teachers to go take pictures with kidnapped refugee children?"More news: Michael Cohen Requests Court Order Forcing Stormy Daniels' Attorney to Shut Up
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The first lady and her reps can claim that her jacket was nothing more than a jacket, but plenty of people are not buying it. On the other side of the political aisle, former first lady Michelle Obama routinely caught grief from some critics for going sleeveless. "I really don't care".
USA first lady Melania Trump walks from her to her motorcade wearing a Zara design jacket with the phrase "I Really Don't Care".
The company also noted that all proceeds would be donated to RAICES, a nonprofit agency that "promotes justice by providing free and low-priced legal services to underserved immigrant children, families, and refugees in Texas", according to its website.
He praised the first lady for her trip to the border earlier in the day, saying that she is pushing her husband to have more compassion in his immigration policies.
The first lady's team insisted that there was no hidden meaning behind the sartorial choice.
For hours, press speculated today as to who her jacket was directed at. But the move backfired, with the message being unclear, open to misinterpretation, going over the heads of people, and distracting from the positive goal of her trip.