When President Donald Trump suggested using UV light and disinfectant injections to treat coronavirus, Dr. Deborah Birx could only look on in stunned horror.
Commenters on social media noticed Birx's nonverbal reaction to the president — and swiftly weighed in.
#TrumpPressBriefing #Domestos We are all Dr Birx 😱 https://t.co/X8wfiLgqCv— Cromwell (@Cromwell)1587691303.0
I know right at that very moment Dr. Birx was probably thinking to herself... OH FUCK HE REALLY IS FUCKING CRAZY AN… https://t.co/xJzBR4YT21— Tommie Girl💭I've got a gif for everything TRY ME (@Tommie Girl💭I've got a gif for everything TRY ME)1587686989.0
How Dr Birx can sit there in yet another scarf and not rush the podium to strangle him is beyond me. https://t.co/3HqneIIkDm— bettemidler (@bettemidler)1587689132.0
Dr. Birx looks utterly horrified as Trump babbles about killing coronavirus with disinfectant injections Trump won… https://t.co/BFtm3UnNhw— Tommie Girl💭I've got a gif for everything TRY ME (@Tommie Girl💭I've got a gif for everything TRY ME)1587691128.0
Dr Birx is at her wits end, you can see it in her face— ᎠᏌNᎬᎷYᎢᎻᎪNᏩ™️ (@ᎠᏌNᎬᎷYᎢᎻᎪNᏩ™️)1587682067.0
The damn President just said they would be looking to inject disinfectant into people and looked at Dr. Birx for ap… https://t.co/LiVUEdhdpL— Sailor Michael⚓✈ (@Sailor Michael⚓✈)1587683354.0
OK so Birx shifts & seems uncomfortable. Good for her. But demeanor is not enough here. Here’s an idea: “Funny y… https://t.co/vfpdKEhz2C— Virginia Heffernan (@Virginia Heffernan)1587685318.0
Dr. Birx kept tightening her scarf, until she passed out.— Hoodlum 🇺🇸 (@Hoodlum 🇺🇸)1587684019.0
Biden should just use clips from these press conferences as political ads. He wouldn't even need to add any comment… https://t.co/yta3kgZmZR— Alex Cole (@Alex Cole)1587687258.0