Fox News personality Laura Ingraham tried to attack "liberal governors" with a photo of a vacant Washington Dulles International Airport check-in counter.
Dulles Airport midday. Think of all the lives and livelihoods liberal governors have destroyed with needless shutd… https://t.co/sjrD0yJTON— Laura Ingraham (@Laura Ingraham) 1603384242.0
The problem for Ingraham became clear once the photo was expanded to show Lufthansa, a German airline company next to another check-in for Austrian Airlines.
Most of the rest of the world isn't allowing travelers from the United States into their countries because the coronavirus is far more widespread.
In June, one man posted a video of himself at the Miami Airport in the International Terminal where he too was the only one around. By Ingraham's logic, Gov. Ron DeSantis is just as bad as Virginia's Democratic governor.
Ingraham was hilariously ridiculed for the self-own by those saying she looked like a "dumba*s."
See the responses in the tweets below:
Are you a dumbass? This is an international terminal. You can’t fly to Germany, Austria, etc right now. https://t.co/wWZVAkWCFp— Mark (@Mark) 1603394941.0
It's the international terminal, you fucking moron. And in case you haven't noticed, we aren't allowed to enter man… https://t.co/TWQqMEiOOa— I miss doing things (@I miss doing things) 1603394944.0
This is the international wing at Dulles. I have flown @British_Airways out of this terminal. US governors, liberal… https://t.co/TQAFgVqBM6— 🍑 TallyAnnaE 🍑 (@🍑 TallyAnnaE 🍑) 1603394839.0
@FirenzeMike It's an International terminal... of course it's dead, no one wants us in their country right now.— Jephphy (@Jephphy) 1603394867.0
@IngrahamAngle This is the international terminal, ya gaslighting propagandist.— Jamie G"ooseb"ump (@Jamie G"ooseb"ump) 1603395230.0
@IngrahamAngle Ummm - this is the International Terminal. Thanks to the Herr Trump and his willful and dangerous i… https://t.co/0FuYJ0md2E— Melody Alger (@Melody Alger) 1603395250.0
@IngrahamAngle Thanks to @realDonaldTrump mishandling of the pandemic, and horrible people like you helping him spr… https://t.co/vawUm3DYKR— Like a miracle, it will disappear... (@Like a miracle, it will disappear...) 1603395277.0
@IngrahamAngle Our passports are coasters you dumb dangerous dingo..international terminal but cry more— Jmc (@Jmc) 1603395262.0
I believe this is what you and your people call “fake news.” You’re at the damn international terminal. Your Presid… https://t.co/paMTimGJ0U— Jerel Hendricks (@Jerel Hendricks) 1603395306.0
@IngrahamAngle If Trump would have handled Covid better, we wouldn't be banned from traveling to other countries. T… https://t.co/cYnnTDqVLh— Carolina Blue (@Carolina Blue) 1603395325.0
@KevinMKruse The international section of the main terminal at Dulles is usually empty when no international depart… https://t.co/Vy6DlcAh5d— Corbly, Jon (@Corbly, Jon) 1603394541.0
Just realized this is the international terminal, which is empty because most other countries have banned us from e… https://t.co/bXak6LX5OW— strings and sealing wax (@strings and sealing wax) 1603394696.0
@IngrahamAngle LOL gotta love getting called out by ppl who know this is clearly the international terminal... what… https://t.co/6EPCj3bcgH— Ross 🌱🏳️🌈♉ (@Ross 🌱🏳️🌈♉) 1603394736.0
@peiferlabunc Right? Has she never been to an international terminal before?— Rajini Rao (@Rajini Rao) 1603394453.0
@IngrahamAngle What an epic self-own to post a pic of the international terminal, which isn't empty because of lock… https://t.co/rNlRSFcNgU— Listen occasionally, you may learn something... (@Listen occasionally, you may learn something...) 1603394251.0
This is a photo of international airline counters for carriers, including Austrian and Lufthansa. Germany and Austr… https://t.co/zZ0KgbRRNL— Felicia Sonmez (@Felicia Sonmez) 1603393077.0
@TaraSetmayer @ProjectLincoln @TheRickWilson go gurl! Laura Ingraham's principles are as reliable as a thirsty pers… https://t.co/XoSEzfvr5q— Kariuki (@Kariuki) 1603395901.0