By Amanda Yeo
The coronavirus keeps spreading, having actually eliminated almost 3,000 people worldwide. Nevertheless President Donald Trump has strictly focused his attention on what really matters: the resultant stock market plummet’s effect on his reelection campaign.
During Thursday’s episode of Late Night, host Seth Meyers kept in mind Trump seemed to be minimizing the coronavirus scenario. Speaking at a rally, the president declared that “In theory when [the weather] gets a little warmer it astonishingly disappears.”
“‘ It’ll disappear when it gets warmer’? We’re speaking about a possible pandemic, not winter skin,” quipped Late Night host Seth Meyers during Thursday’s episode.
Trump likewise stood by his substantial cuts to health agency spending, saying he ‘d merely rehire all those physicians when they’re needed. One could argue they’re needed right now, you know, what with the coronavirus and all.
” You can’t just fire a lot of medical professionals and after that hire them back right away when there’s an emergency,” stated Meyers, naturally hesitant of Trump’s strategy. “You can’t even get a hold of a physician after 2.45 on a Friday.”