The Daily Show host Trevor Noah mentioned that President Donald Trump’s response to the raging California wildfires was something however cool. During Tuesday’s episode the late-night host roasted the president’s unenthusiastic “it will start getting cooler” reply to state officers’ issues about local weather change.
“Mr. President, you’re right. It will start getting cooler, that’s called winter. Gold star,” Noah quipped in a condescending tone.
He went on to say how he observed that Trump’s down-playing of the California fires and the results of local weather change appeared acquainted. As 1000’s of California residents search refuge from the blazes and the variety of deaths associated to the fires proceed to rise, Noah attracts comparisons between Trump’s response to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.
As tapes launched from journalist Bob Woodward reveal, the president withheld the true severity of the coronavirus, which has killed greater than 196,000 Americans; way back to February to keep away from panic.
“I guess his approach to climate change is the same as his approach to the coronavirus: just deny its existence and then hope it will magically disappear,” Noah mentioned.
The host, nevertheless, didn’t take the late-night section to criticize solely simply Trump, but in addition poked enjoyable at how Woodward held onto the tapes till only recently and went after the All the President’s Men co-author himself.
“Six months from now Bob Woodward is going to release a tape where Trump is doing a detailed PowerPoint presentation on carbon emissions’ impact on global temperature,” he joked.
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