President Donald Trump gave the perfect response to a reporter who asked him during a press briefing Wednesday why he continues to refer to the coronavirus as the “Chinese virus,” alleging that the term is “racist.”
“Why do you keep calling this virus the “Chinese virus”? There are reports of dozens of incidents of bias against Chinese Americans in this country. Your own aides, Secretary Azar says he does not use this term…Why do you keep using this?” the reporter asked, seemingly incredulous.
To which Trump gave what could perhaps be the only perfect response. Watch: