Trump Tells Reporters “I’d like to put you on the rocket and get rid of you for a while”

Speaking to reporters, President Trump said he was “thinking” about going to the SpaceX rocket launch next week.

Trump joked to the reporters, “I’d like to put you on the rocket and get rid of you for a while.”

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Many Trump supporters who responded found Trump’s remarks comical.

Of course, his critics did not see it the same way.