Seth Meyers Jokes Trump Is Feeling Side Effects Of Hydroxychloroquine
Written by Huffingtonpost on May 20, 2020
Donald Trump is used to occurring in depth rants about no matter upsets him. Now, after the president claimed he was taking hydroxychloroquine to stop the coronavirus, Seth Meyers is giving him a style of his personal drugs.
On Tuesday’s “Late Night time,” Meyers unleashed a 15-minute phase calling out Trump for saying he’s taking hydroxychloroquine to keep off COVID-19. The president stated it’s as a result of he will get “numerous constructive calls about it,” and has dismissed skilled steerage that the malaria drug has no confirmed profit towards the coronavirus and probably deadly negative effects.
“Your proof is that you simply hear good tales and get constructive calls about it. We’re talkin’ a couple of probably harmful medicine, not the brand new hibachi place on the town,” Meyers stated.
The “Late Night time” host famous that Trump’s persistent hawking of hydroxychloroquine as coronavirus therapy has helped create shortages for individuals who really want it. It may also be lethal if misused. Unwanted side effects can embody irregular coronary heart rhythm, agitation, insomnia, confusion, mania, hallucinations, paranoia and lasting psychiatric and neurological signs.
“So, both Trump’s lyin’ about taking it ― or he’s been takin’ it for 73 years?” quipped Meyers.
Meyers even questioned if Trump was already struggling negative effects, contemplating his feedback on “Obamagate.” Meyers then performed a clip of the president incoherently speaking concerning the so-called scandal.
“Rattling, are you swallowing the hydroxychloroquine or snortin’ it?” Meyers stated, breaking into his Trump impression: “Come on, man! Let me get my drox on! Daddy’s gotta experience the quine. [Snorting] Hail, Hydra!”
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