Even though the solar eclipse was only partially visible in Washington, D.C., and despite the fact that we’ve all been told for weeks not to stare at an eclipse unless we wanted to lose our eyesight, our man-child president did exactly that as he stood on the White House balcony Monday afternoon:
As he did this, someone in a crowd of aides below shouted "Don't look." pic.twitter.com/dtfSLEzcAZ
— Ted Mann (@TMannWSJ) August 21, 2017
Yes, we do indeed have a complete idiot as leader of the free world.
Fortunately, there were plenty of snarky comments on Twitter to make us laugh despite the fact that a moron with zero self-control is in charge of our nuclear arsenal:
"I have the best eyes, truly fantastic vision. Better than 50/50. Seriously, these are great. They could eclipse the sun by themselves."
— Mick Axelrod (@mickaxelrod) August 21, 2017
Finally preparing to set up a blind trust
— Jason Aycock (@AlphaJason) August 21, 2017
If he doesn't see his shadow, do we get six more weeks of authoritarianism?
— Lindsay BeyerSCREAM ? (@Beyerstein) August 21, 2017
— Kilgore Trout (@KT_So_It_Goes) August 21, 2017
he probably thought it was fake news to not look at the sun
— mark (@pawpaw_mark) August 21, 2017
Who has the forthcoming scoop about how hard Ivanka and Jared tried to get him to wear the glasses?
— Jesse Ferguson (@JesseFFerguson) August 21, 2017
And I was worried about my kindergartener today. ??♂️
— Casey Clark (@CaseyRClark) August 21, 2017
"Fake news. He was looking at the moon." – Sarah Huckabee Sanders, later today, I assume https://t.co/Hi0m1em59r
— Hell-mant Mehta (@hemantmehta) August 21, 2017
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