Trump mocked for 'mumbled version of reality' at press conference
President Donald J. Trump listens to Vice President Mike Pence addresses his remarks Wednesday, April 22, 2020, in the James S. Brady White House Press Briefing Room of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)

On Wednesday, President Donald Trump gave a news conference at the White House, in which he repeatedly contradicted the statements of his own CDC director and tried to blame the COVID-19 pandemic on Democrats.


Trump's performance earned a wave of mockery from social media.