At Thursday's White House coronavirus press briefing, President Donald Trump said that his administration was looking into the possibility of putting ultraviolet light and disinfectant inside people's bodies in order to "shorten" the life of the coronavirus.
Commenters on social media were deeply confused by this suggestion.
"I don't know if it's ultraviolet or just very powerful light". I love it when he pretends he knows what's going on… https://t.co/AeJmQZuV0d— Rev. Dr. Dick Move (@Rev. Dr. Dick Move) 1587680225.0
Trump literally wants to expose the inside of our bodies to Ultraviolet light to cure us of covid19. No, I’m not fucking kidding!— Mrs. Krassenstein (@Mrs. Krassenstein) 1587680176.0
You can... you can shove a UV light up your ass (as far as you're comfortable with) and inject bleach directly in… https://t.co/C9hzXwrpoo— 42 IS THE ANSWER. KEEP ASKING THE RIGHT QUESTIONS! (@42 IS THE ANSWER. KEEP ASKING THE RIGHT QUESTIONS!) 1587680878.0
@renato_mariotti Maybe he could swallow a bunch of uv lights and let us know how it goes. 😂😂😂— Jewel (@Jewel) 1587680861.0
@Acyn I can't wait to see how @seanhannity and @IngrahamAngle and @JudgeJeanine spin injecting the body with disinfectants and UV light.— We The People (@We The People) 1587680870.0