Or we should say, “Timmy” Kimmel did.
The late night indicate host referenced Trump’s tweet about it being “for the person or persons to make up their own minds as to the truth” regarding his comments about WikiLeaks editor-in-chief Julian Assange. Then he explained how that wasn’t really how “truth” works.
“You can’t make up your intellect about the truth, ” Kimmel said. “The truth is the truth. If the truth isn’t true, it’s not the truth.”
It wasn’t a “difference of opinion” if space bureau NASA said the Earth is round and someone else said it was flat, added Kimmel. “The Earth is flat, ” he said, before using a coffee shop scenario in which a barista erroneously calls him “Timmy” to further show his point.
Well explained, Timmy. Or Jimmy … Dammit, post-truth politics.
Check it out in the clip above.