On Tuesday, for the first time in weeks, President Donald Trump held a news conference to discuss the coronavirus pandemic, during which he implored people to wear face masks in public.
But commenters on social media couldn't help noticing that he wasn't wearing a mask himself.
In a shift, President Trump is now encouraging Americans to wear masks. "When you are not able to socially distance… https://t.co/qs2c12WHXP— Brian Bennett (@Brian Bennett) 1595366264.0
"Whether you like the mask or not, they have an impact," says Trump who for months avoided wearing a mask when out in public.— Laura Figueroa Hernandez (@Laura Figueroa Hernandez) 1595366115.0
"We're asking everybody ... wear a mask," President Trump, who is not wearing a mask— Hunter Walker (@Hunter Walker) 1595366125.0
Trump, who has only worn a mask once in public, says "We're asking everybody that when you are not able to socially… https://t.co/Ds5bxpNncY— Justin Gomez (@Justin Gomez) 1595366245.0
@realDonaldTrump comes out to podium NOT wearing a Mask! Then goes on to talk about the “Covid-Trump 1” Virus & sta… https://t.co/mDfEAkylgW— steam fitter (@steam fitter) 1595366292.0
The only reason Trump is telling people to wear a mask now is because of the absolute beating he's taking from Bide… https://t.co/zCo2PPNsip— Dan wants Twit Users To Know This (@Dan wants Twit Users To Know This) 1595366272.0