Ivanka Trump once tried to quote Einstein and it went so wrong his family got involved
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A relative of Einstein called Ivanka Trump out for mis-attributing a quote to him.

First daughter Ivanka Trump posted a tweet in 2013 quoting Einstein.

The tweet reads: “If the facts don’t fit the theory, change the facts.” - Albert Einstein.

The problem is Einstein never said. That’s particularly awkward when it’s to do with a quote about the importance of facts.

What’s even more awkward is that a representative of the Einstein estate sent out a correction.

The representative, most likely a relative, confirmed that Albert Einstein never said this quote.

They then suggested that Ivanka Trump purchase The Ultimate Quotable Einstein book.

Trump never responded to the correction.

But Twitter users took the opportunity to make up other quotes.

We think we'll be triple-checking who famous quotes are by before using them from now on.

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