Bob Woodward released another recording from his interviews with President Trump in which the commander in chief recalled a sneeze that cleared the Oval Office during the pandemic.
The clip was aired Monday evening by Stephen Colbert, the host of CBS’s The Late Show, with Woodward appearing virtually as a guest. He called the tape, which was recorded during an April 13 phone call at the height of the coronavirus pandemic, “quite revealing.”
“Bob, it’s so easily transmissible, you wouldn’t even believe it,” Trump said about COVID-19.
“I mean, you could be in the room — I was in the White House a couple of days ago, meeting with 10 people in the Oval Office and a guy sneezed — innocently, not a horrible — you know, just a sneeze,” the president recounted. “The entire room bailed out, OK? Including me, by the way.”
Woodward smiled upon hearing the tape being played, and Colbert said he knew