“The Daily Show” host Trevor Noah said that President Joe Biden’s presidency could stand or fall on whether gasoline prices continue to rise.
“It seems like everything these days is more expensive,” Noah opened his segment on Monday. “But there’s one price that people notice more than anything — and that’s the price of gas.”
Noah went on to detail how demand for oil and gas dropped precipitously due to COVID-19 related lockdowns. Noah said that even though demand had risen again because of the return to pre-pandemic life, it is not easy for gas producers to simply resume production, and it would take time to return to normal. The segment further found fault with the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), playing a montage of clips