CNN reporter Jim Acosta was flooded with mockery Monday night after the former White House corespondent showed off a self-aggrandizing t-shirt boasting of his own reporting during the Trump era.
Acosta’s t-shirt read: “In 2020, I covered the impeachment trial & a caucus night (that lasted a week) & the primaries & the covid pandemic & the economic crash & the racial justice protests & Lafayette Square & so many rallies & the death of RBG (Justice Rush Bader Ginsburg) & the president’s 1AM coronavirus diagnosis & a Supreme Court confirmation & an election night (that lasted a week) & things by tweet & the recounts & the presidential transition & I have a commemorative shirt to prove it.”
The photo was taken while Acosta was receiving his COVID-19 vaccine, which was ironically in-part harnessed so quickly because of the Trump administration’s work.
“Just the shot in the arm I needed,” the reporter captioned the photo. “The latest studies show the Covid-19