The Daily Show host Trevor Noah took a break from mocking conservatives to launch a rare offensive against a fellow left winger — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D), who is facing a widening scandal over allegations that his administration covered up the extent of coronavirus deaths in nursing homes in order to avoid a federal investigation under the Trump administration.
On Monday’s Comedy Central broadcast, Trevor Noah blasted the governor over the underreporting of thousands of elderly COVID-19 deaths in the state.
“Wow, really, Governor Cuomo? You lowered your own numbers to make yourself look better? Woof!” said Noah. “And the explanation that they’re going with is they thought the Trump administration would use the high nursing home deaths against them, which, yeah! Usually if you’re not doing a good job, it gets used against you.”
He added: “That’s the whole point of data! This would be like if