By Amanda Yeo
The U.S. is in a holding sample of horror proper now, with the remainder of the world is powerless to do something however look on in confused dismay.
“Wealthy ghouls are dismantling the put up workplace, youngsters cannot go to high school, there are large strains at meals banks, we’re nearing 200,000 COVID deaths, and within the West thousands and thousands of acres have burned,” stated Late Evening host Seth Meyers on Monday. “The air itself is a well being hazard and the sky is actually orange. I imply, holy shit. This appears like a scene from Complete Recall.”
There is a determined want for robust management and compassion options. Nevertheless, in a weird however sadly attribute transfer, President Donald Trump’s marketing campaign has as a substitute tried accountable this disaster on… Joe Biden. , the man who hasn’t been the U.S. president for the previous 4 years.
“Final week the Trump marketing campaign launched an advert with the textual content ‘That is Joe Biden’s America,'” stated Meyers. “I imply, he does dwell right here, however that is about it. By the identical token, that is Ben Affleck’s America.”
In the identical breath, Republicans have been incensed on the suggestion that President Trump would possibly bear some duty for the more and more Mad Max-like situations engulfing the U.S.
Republican Nationwide Committee chair Ronna McDaniel even said she considers it “disgusting to take a disaster in our nation and attempt to lay it on the ft of the president.”
“I am undecided it’s disgusting to take a disaster in our nation and lay it on the ft of the man who’s accountable for our nation,” stated Meyers. “Critically, you guys are the occasion of ‘private duty,’ besides when the individual is Donald Trump.”