Kayleigh McEnany had a troublesome job even earlier than her boss began retweeting conspiracy theories from a fringe physician who blames demon sperm and alien DNA for America’s well being issues. CBS This Morning co-host Anthony Mason wasted no time attending to that exact story when he invited the White Home press secretary on his present Wednesday morning. “Why is the president pushing hydroxychloroquine once more when his personal well being specialists say it’s not efficient in treating the virus?” he requested. McEnany started by explaining that, regardless of science on the contrary, Trump has a “optimistic outlook” on the drug’s potential as a “prophylaxis within the early levels.” The president famously informed the press he was taking hydroxychloroquine two months into the pandemic as a result of he had “heard a whole lot of good tales” about it. “He desires to save lots of lives, that’s his purpose right here,” she added. “That’s the reason he’s selling this drug as a prophylaxis however solely in session along with your physician.” Kayleigh McEnany Urges Fox Information Viewers to ‘Observe Trump’s Lead’ on MasksAfter mentioning that Dr. Anthony Fauci has contradicted the president’s “optimistic outlook” on the drug by citing medical proof, Mason zeroed in on the video that Trump retweeted of Dr. Stella Immanuel by which she not solely promoted hydroxychloroquine as a miracle “remedy” for COVID-19 but in addition declared that folks “don’t have to put on masks” and that shutdowns are “pointless.” “This simply comes every week after the president mentioned masks are ‘patriotic,’” the host continued. “There’s a shift in tone right here and what seem like very combined messages. Why?” McEnany’s protection? “That was a three-second comment in a greater than five-minute video,” she mentioned, arguing that Trump was merely utilizing Dr. Immanuel’s video to push the unproven drug he likes. When she began praising Trump for lastly carrying a masks in public months into the disaster, Mason pushed again. “However there’s a message in there that claims it’s not obligatory and it comes from the president who has 80 million followers!” he replied. “Did he not have a look at the entire video?” “The president did have a look at the entire video,” McEnany mentioned, maybe not serving to her case. “And the overarching message of the video, greater than 5 minutes from this physician, was speaking about hydroxychloroquine.” Trump himself appeared to foretell this controversy throughout an interview final week when he mentioned, “You realize what I discover? It’s not the tweets, it’s the retweets that get you in bother.” The president then admitted that when he “sees one thing that appears good” on Twitter, he doesn’t at all times “examine” it earlier than hitting the retweet button. Trevor Noah Unloads on Trump for Trusting ‘Dr. Demon Sperm’Learn extra at The Every day Beast.Bought a tip? Ship it to The Every day Beast hereGet our high tales in your inbox every single day. Enroll now!Every day Beast Membership: Beast Inside goes deeper on the tales that matter to you. Be taught extra.