Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson announced that he's going to read to children during the coronavirus pandemic.
According to the HUD Twitter account, Carson began with "Cookies: A Mr. and Mrs. Green Adventure."
Throughout the summer, @SecretaryCarson will publish weekly story time videos for children who may be spending the… https://t.co/Q4uykcpopM— HUDgov (@HUDgov) 1593116396.0
Carson, who hasn't done much as HUD secretary has managed to stay out of the limelight and keep the president happy. Given the coronavirus shutdown across the country, and the resurgence of the virus, Carson said that children should continue reading even during the summer pandemic.
It prompted some to advise the HUD staff to make sure he keeps his eyes open.
See the mockery below:
@thehill Is someone going to stand by to make sure @SecretaryCarson stays away?— JerseyMomII (@JerseyMomII) 1593120765.0
@thehill Ben Carson should be working figuring out a way to provide decent housing to the underserved during a coro… https://t.co/mcUH5DrV3T— Ms Irwin (@Ms Irwin) 1593120554.0
@thehill Them kids about to fall asleep listening to bland boring slow reading Ben Carson— LGuerra (@LGuerra) 1593120482.0
@thehill Finally doing something useful.— Frater Odysseus (@Frater Odysseus) 1593120417.0
@thehill Let the NIGHTMARES begin..— DennisMartin (@DennisMartin) 1593120828.0
@thehill That’s great. Hopefully Trump will be in the front row.— Paul Revere (@Paul Revere) 1593121134.0
@thehill NOT MY DAMN CHILDREN!— GEORGIAONMYMIND (@GEORGIAONMYMIND) 1593120695.0
@thehill Is he reading Bolton’s book to them?— 🌴Coffeeholic🦩 (@🌴Coffeeholic🦩) 1593120698.0
@thehill It will get them to sleep fast— Elmiraglch (@Elmiraglch) 1593120914.0
@thehill Bedtime stories? I mean he could put someone amped up on speed to sleep!— Marc 2X Crimson Tide Polo Shirt (@Marc 2X Crimson Tide Polo Shirt) 1593120478.0