Twitter Had a Great Time With WH Physician’s Briefing on Trump’s Excellent Health: ‘I’m a Girther’


White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson held a press conference Tuesday afternoon explaining — in extensive, exhaustive detail — that President Donald Trump is in excellent health after a physical and cognitive examination.

According to Dr. Jackson, White House physicians were originally planning to conduct a physical examination, but Trump requested that a cognitive assessment be conducted in addition — in light of questions regarding the president’s mental fitness.

Dr. Jackson explained that, in his estimation, the president is physically and cognitively fit for duty, though he might benefit from a little exercise and “a diet that is lower in fat and carbohydrates.”

And Twitter was very eager to pick apart every detail of the physician’s assessment of Trump’s health:

And to shut down people who believe Jackson was being less than truthful, journalist Yashar Ali was also quick to point out that Dr. Jackson also served as President Obama’s physician:

Donald Trump Jr. also weighed in on some of the questions being asked:

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