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Trump Initially Peeks at Eclipse Without Eye Protection

Trump Initially Peeks at Eclipse Without Eye Protection”

Experts warned that viewing certain parts of the solar eclipse without protective eyewear could cause partial blindness or thermal injuries, when the heat of the light causes the cells in the back of the eye to fry. Her comments come after the president blamed "both sides" for violence that erupted last week between counter-demonstrators and neo-Nazis, Ku Klux Klan members and white nationalists holding a "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Va. Trump's comments prompted a slew of resignations from presidential councils, including all 17 members of the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities.

According to Wall Street Journal reporter Ted Mann, one of the president's aides yelled "Don't look", in an attempt to protect Trump's vision. Afterward, at about 2:41 p.m., Trump did put on glasses and gazed up at the sky alongside the first lady and his son Barron for about 90 seconds. All five honourees are expected to attend a December 2 dinner and awards ceremony at the State Department, the Kennedy Center's chairman, David Rubenstein, and its president, Deborah Rutter, in a statement. However, during an eclipse, you won't necessarily experience pain, but you can still get serious eye damage. However, at one point, Trump was seen looking upward, without protection.

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"The president and first lady have decided not to participate in this year's activities to allow the honorees to celebrate without any political distraction", press secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement, adding that the president and Melania Trump "extend their sincerest congratulations and well wishes to all of this year's award recipients for their many accomplishments". But remember that Trump has quite the genes: In 2015, his doctor wrote a letter saying that "if elected, Mr. Trump, I can state unequivocally, will be the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency".

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