Issues bought sensitive for President Donald Trump after he claimed he hadn’t touched his face in weeks.
It occurred after the president met with airline executives on Wednesday to debate steps to cease the unfold of the brand new coronavirus.
White Home coronavirus response coordinator Deborah Birx was discussing the significance of frequent hand-washing and avoiding touching one’s face as a lot as attainable.
To which Trump quipped, “I haven’t touched my face in weeks. It’s been weeks! I miss it.”
Though the president was joking, his tendency to lie about even the stupidest issues led many Twitter customers to start out fact-checking.
Right this moment Donald Trump claimed that he hasn’t touched his face in weeks.
FACT CHECK: images present him touching his face three days in the past
What else is he mendacity to us about?
— Matt Walsh (@MattWalshBlog) March 4, 2020