President Donald Trump isn’t typically seen carrying glasses in public, however it occurred on Tuesday when a photographer snapped him in his limo studying one thing on his telephone.
Doug Mills of The New York Occasions captured the uncommon second as Trump headed for Air Power One on the best way to a marketing campaign rally:
Carrying glasses, in fact, isn’t uncommon. Trump, nonetheless, has solely hardly ever been seen in them.
When he’s at work within the White Home, Trump typically dictates tweets when others are round as a result of he doesn’t wish to be seen carrying “the studying glasses he must see the display,” The New York Times reported last year.
The newspaper stated an aide will print out instructed tweets in extra-large fonts for Trump to log out on.
He was final seen publicly carrying glasses in 2017, additionally via a automotive window:
The president additionally usually doesn’t put on sun shades. However he did don protecting lenses to view a photo voltaic eclipse in 2017:
Besides he additionally tried to view the eclipse with out them:
Journalist Ashley Feinberg speculated in Slate in August that Trump’s imaginative and prescient ― and his aversion to carrying glasses ― could be linked to some of his infamous gaffes, together with mistaking Dayton, Ohio, for Toledo in a speech after a mass taking pictures, regardless that a teleprompter in entrance of him confirmed the proper metropolis.
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