In May 2009, Fox News host Sean Hannity devoted airtime on his demonstrate to a frank, honest conversation approximately whether then-President Barack Obama was capable of main the country. His biggest issue was that America could not trust a president that uses Dijon mustard on his food.
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“consume a perceive at [Obama] ordering his burger with a very special condiment,” Hannity said on his program at the time, before showing a clip of POTUS at a Virginia restaurant.
“I’m gonna devour your very basic cheddar cheeseburger, medium-well,” Obama told the cashier. “I just want mustard, no ketchup. You got a spicy mustard or something like that? Dijon mustard or something?”
“I hope you enjoyed that fancy burger,” Hannity shot back.
Eight years later, the U.S. now has a president who has bragged approximately sexually assaulting women, is accused of colluding with Russia to succor him win an election, golfs more than he leads, ignores climate change evidence, and petulantly shoves world leaders when he doesn’t pick up to be the center of attention.
Oh, he also eats his steaks well-done with ketchup.
It’s unclear why Hannity’s investigation never led to the removal of President Obama, but at least the American people can finally rest assured that these types of scandals are finally over.