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It's no big secret that Trump likes Fox News. He regularly praises it as the last bastion of truth and justice in the barren world of #FakeNews
So when Fox and Friends asked Trump to flicker the lights in the White House to show if he was watching... Well...
On @foxandfriends they got the @WhiteHouse to blink the lights "if they were watching." https://t.co/fFm5qey2Cn — Cloture Club (@Cloture Club)
The presenters were quick to point out that it was some clever editing trickery, and that POTUS didn't really flicker the lights.
Alex Weprin from Politico tweeted:
This was a joke. Immediately after this clip, Steve Doocy said "It was a video effect, we were just having a little… https://t.co/LHts09MaZT — Alex Weprin (@Alex Weprin)
So, there you have it folks. Donald didn't flicker the lights for Fox and Friends.
If he did want to flicker the lights he'd probably have a staffer to do it for him.
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