WATCH: President Trump Looks Directly at the Solar Eclipse Without Glasses


President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump joined the rest of the country in experiencing the solar eclipse.

According to a White House Pool report: “At approximately 2:39, the President initially gesticulated to the crowd below and pointed at the sky. As he did so, one of the White House aides standing beneath the Blue Room Balcony shouted ‘don’t look.'”

And yes, news cameras were there to capture the big moment. Watch above, via CNN.

UPDATE –– 3:31 pm ET: If you want to see just the brief snippet of someone shouting to the President “don’t look,” here you go, via ABC News:

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