During a Feb. 18 victory rally in Florida, President Trump said Sweden “is having problems like they never thought possible” after accepting large numbers of migrants.
“You look at what’s happening last night in Sweden. Sweden! Who would believe this? Sweden,” he said.
Trump’s comments, which he attributed to a story he’d seen on Fox News the previous day, were mocked by journalists, pundits and comedians, yet no one flamed POTUS more than “Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver and “Late Night” host Seth Meyers. (RELATED: Authorities Report Multiple Casualties In Stockholm Truck Attack)
Guess what, guys.
On Friday, a truck plowed into a crowd in Stockholm, Sweden, resulting in multiple casualties and even more injuries.
While the truck’s driver — and the motive behind the attack — have not yet been formally identified, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven stated that “all signs” point to this being a terror attack, citing similarities to recent attacks in Berlin, Jerusalem, London and Nice and the Islamic State’s calls to weaponize vehicles.
Keep laughing it up, y’all. Terrorism is hilarious.