Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel mocked Vice President “Magic Mike” Pence Thursday night in a skit also posted in a now-deleted tweet that appeared to show a video of the vice president stating out loud that he was lifting empty boxes “for the cameras.” “Mike Pence pretending to carry empty boxes of PPEs into a hospital is the perfect metaphor for who he is and what he’s doing: A big box of nothing delivering another box of nothing,” Kimmel said. “Because he didn’t realize he had a mic on, Magic Mike decided to keep it going.” An unedited version of the video, posted by DC Examiner reporter Jerry Dunleavy, clearly shows Mike Pence was making a joke and the boxes were not empty:
Jimmy Kimmel is lying.
– JERRY DUNLEAVY (@JerryDunleavy) May 8, 2020
His full “monologue”: