‘Trump is a laughing stock’ trends nationwide while the president cuts short coronavirus briefing
Donald Trump speaking at the Iowa Republican Party's 2015 Lincoln Dinner at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines, Iowa. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

After widespread criticism of his daily Coronavirus Task Force briefings, President Donald Trump did not take questions and cut the press conference short after only 20 minutes.


People were surprised by the short briefing, as previous press conference have lasted well beyond an hour.

The hashtag #TrumpIsALaughingStock trended on Twitter, here's some of what people were saying: