Quantcast
Connect with us

Jimmy Kimmel mocks Trump family’s Easter Egg Roll: ‘He even met a nice kid named Barron’

Published

on

Jimmy Kimmel

Jimmy Kimmel couldn’t help but notice that there was something a little “different” about this year’s White House Easter Egg Roll.

“Trump heard ‘egg roll’ and promised to make the Chinese pay for it,” he joked. “It was a fun day for the president. He got to eat chocolate. He even met a nice kid named Barron who he really liked.”

ADVERTISEMENT

But it was first lady Melania Trump that Kimmel was keeping his eye on. As the official host, the first lady was on hand for one of her rare appearances.

“She worked so hard on this event,” President Donald Trump said in his rambling remarks to the children and families.

“Not a chance she did one thing to help set that up,” Kimmel said. “She didn’t dye eggs. The only thing she’s been working on is an escape tunnel.”

Each year, the first lady and other members of the cabinet read stories to children attending the event. Kimmel played a clip of Mrs. Trump reading a children’s book and noted her accent means his sidekick, Guillermo “could be first lady of the United States.”

“Hey, I love that Vice President Pence just released the children’s book about a bunny,” Kimmel said, speaking of politicians reading children’s book. Pence’s daughter Charlotte penned a book about her pet Marlon Bundo. “Did they read that to the kids? No. They went with ‘dis and dat’ instead.”

ADVERTISEMENT

Kimmel also noted that the president signed a proclamation declaring “the month of April to be National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. At this point he’s just messing with us, right?”

Watch below:

More with Kellyanne Conway:

ADVERTISEMENT


Report typos and corrections to: [email protected].
READ COMMENTS - JOIN THE DISCUSSION
Continue Reading

Breaking Banner

Here is how the 99% can force the 1% to defeat COVID-19

Published

on

By

The government's response to the pandemic has further enriched the wealthy, while everyday people, especially Black and Brown workers, face sickness, death, and destitution. Government handouts to the rich are unsurprising, since they repeat the century-old pattern of "rescue packages", but another pattern is more perplexing: why have business leaders not stepped up to demand a robust public health response, which would ultimately be in their own self-interest? The titans of industry have mostly stood by in the face of Trump's criminal negligence, which has devastated much of the 99% but also endangers the wealthy.

Continue Reading

Breaking Banner

Trump Organization planning ‘high-end’ retirement community — with 225 properties — on foreign soil: report

Published

on

The Trump Organization is planning a massive real estate development, according to a new report by Martyn McLaughlin in The Scotsman.

"In what would be one of the most ambitious and expensive foreign projects undertaken by Donald Trump’s family business since he assumed the presidency, his company has commissioned a detailed masterplan to develop as many as 225 properties, as well as leisure facilities and shops, on an expanse of rolling farmland adjacent to Turnberry’s lauded Ailsa course, a four-time host of golf’s Open Championship," the Scottish newspaper reported.

Continue Reading
 

Breaking Banner

WATCH: Video shows how Trump makes his caddie hang on to the back of the golf cart

Published

on

Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and economic catastrophe, the leader of the free world spent the weekend golfing at his private, for-profit golf course in Virginia.

For the second day in a row, Donald Trump's presidential motorcade traveled to Trump National Golf Club in Sterling, Virginia.

"Today marks the president’s 86th day trip to Sterling," reported HuffPost correspondent S.V. Dáte, who was the White House pool reporter for print covering the day's events.

Continue Reading
 
 
You need honest news coverage. Help us deliver it. Join Raw Story Investigates for $1. Go ad-free.
close-image