And, in character as Melania Trump, she expressed her fear over nationwide anti-racism protests.
“Oh, Stephen, these protesters are frightening,” said Benanti as Trump. “Every day, they tear down another cold, lifeless monument to white supremacy. I can’t help but worry, am I next?”
The fake first lady also pulled no punches with her critique of Donald Trump’s weekend rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
The underattended event was like the president’s performance every night, she said: “Way smaller than promised, and everyone involved should get tested.”
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