Stephen Colbert points out Trump took swifter action to protect U.S. meat supply than human lives

With one million coronavirus cases now recorded in the U.S., we’ll never know for sure how different things could have been if President Donald Trump had taken the pandemic seriously earlier. But hey, if he was slow to protect American lives, at least he’s stepping up now to protect American pork.

Trump has handled widespread criticism of his coronavirus response with all the patience and grace of a cranky toddler. Having ignored the many, many warnings about the looming pandemic in daily briefings, the U.S. president has since repeatedly refused to take responsibility for his inaction or reckless public statementsRead more…

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