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‘I am livid’: Canadian CEO slams Trump for jetliner shot down during Iran conflict

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The head of a Canadian food processing company blamed President Donald Trump for the downing of a jetliner in Iran that killed a colleague’s family member.

Michael McCain, the chief executive of Maple Leaf Foods, sharply criticized Trump and his foreign policy in a series of tweets published on the meat processing company’s official Twitter account, reported the New York Times.

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“A narcissist in Washington tears world accomplishments apart; destabilizes region,” McCain tweeted. “US now unwelcomed everywhere in the area including Iraq; tensions escalated to feverish pitch. Taking out despicable military leader terrorist? There are a hundred like him, standing next in line.”

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Iran admitted to mistakenly shooting down Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 last week shortly after takeoff, killing all 176 people aboard, including 63 Canadians.

The wife and 11-year-old son of a Maple Leaf Foods employee were among the dead, McCain said.

“We are mourning and I am livid,” he tweeted.

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Trump says Democrats ‘shouldn’t be allowed to win’ 2020 election after his coronavirus response

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Near the end of President Donald Trump's Monday press briefing on the coronavirus pandemic, the president said that Democrats "shouldn't be allowed to win" the election after everything he has done with regard to the pandemic — and said that the virus has "artificially stopped" them.

He also proceeded to attack President Barack Obama, saying that his administration did essentially nothing to stop the swine flu pandemic in 2009. In reality, the Obama administration was much quicker to declare a public health emergency in that crisis, and the CDC promptly sequenced the virus and issued test kits.

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Roseanne Barr’s newest wacky theory: COVID-19 is a conspiracy to get rid of baby boomers

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Comedian Roseanne Barr recently posited a wacky theory that the coronavirus pandemic is an effort to eliminate baby boomers like herself.

"You know what it is, Norm? I think they're just trying to get rid of all my generation," Barr told Macdonald during the Sunday interview on his informal YouTube talk show "Quarantined with Norm Macdonald," in which he calls up his friends to chat. "The boomer ladies that, you know, that inherited their — you know, are widows. They inherited the money so they got to go wherever the money is and figure out a way to get it away from people."

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WATCH: Trump begs press to congratulate him for a ‘great job’ for coronavirus testing crisis

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At Monday's coronavirus press briefing, when Fox News' Kristin Fisher tried to ask President Donald Trump about problems with testing, the president lost his temper with her and began berating her for not congratulating him for how he has been handling the pandemic.

"You should say 'congratulations, great job' instead of being so horrid in the way you ask a question," said Trump.

It was the second time in the day's press conference that Trump went after a woman in the press pool for the tone of her question.

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