#Trumpdemic trends nationwide as people vent at president's coronavirus response
US President Donald Trump speaks about the impeachment inquiry during a tour of the Flextronics computer manufacturing facility in Austin, Texas (AFP Photo/MANDEL NGAN)

On Monday, even as President Donald Trump took to the White House briefing room to update the nation on the spread of coronavirus, frustrated people took to social media to mock the president's response.

Before long, the hashtag #Trumpdemic jumped in lists of trending topics.