I am not actually watching today’s excuse for bored reporters to assert that Donald Trump just became president based on nothing, but here’s another “imagine if Barack Obama had said this” moment for you:
“I just wish her well,” Trump says of Ghislaine Maxwell, who was arrested earlier this month and charged with facilitating Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged sexual exploitation and abuse of minor girls.— Rebecca Ballhaus (@rebeccaballhaus) July 21, 2020
At least he has a bold new plan to combat the coronavirus, though:
Reminded that he repeatedly said the virus would just disappear, Trump says, “The virus will disappear. It will disappear.”
Again, extremely dishonest — and, as usual, unwilling to stick to his New Trump scripted tone.— Daniel Dale (@ddale8) July 21, 2020
But apparently he mumbled something about how wearing masks is OK I guess so it’s a real horserace now.
…that didn’t take long:
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