Late-night host Jimmy Fallon poked fun at Kamala Harris’s interview flop with NBC’s Lester Holt, noting the vice president was not “prepared” to discuss the southern border crisis she’s been appointed to address.
“Some political news, Lester Holt sat down with Vice President Kamala Harris for an exclusive interview. And when she was asked why she hasn’t visited the border yet, you could tell that she didn’t quite have an answer prepared,” Fallon said, then played the clip, made a reaction face in confusion, and the audience laughed.
“Well, that escalated quickly,” the host continued. “That’s right, Harris was not in the mood. Don’t be surprised if you see Lester Holt narrating his own episode of ‘Dateline.’ Started out as a normal interview.”
Harris made headlines Tuesday after her interview with Holt aired. In one portion, Holt presses her on the southern border, at which she claimed the White House has has “been to the border.” Holt noted she