On Thursday evening, as he was returning to the White House from a town hall in Cincinnati, President Joe Biden was approached by a reporter from the right-wing media outlet the Daily Caller, which was founded by Fox News host Tucker Carlson.
The reporter, Shelby Talcott, asked the president:
Talcott asked the same question again, even though Biden had already answered here:
That’s when the president shut Talcott down, leaving her dumbfounded when he asked:
Clearly, Biden was referencing the infamous QAnon conspiracy theory that’s so popular with right-wingers who support failed, one-term former President Donald Trump.
But perhaps the best part of the exchange is how outraged conservatives were that President Biden dared to raise the specter of QAnon as a way of proving just how absurd Republicans have become in recent years:
There are few things right-wingers hate more than when you use facts on them.