During a discussion with fellow panelist Juan Williams about President Trump’s merit-based immigration policy, Fox News host Jesse Watters used a tone-deaf example.
“That would cut legal immigration by bringing in the best and brightest,” he said. “So we don’t bring in some guy’s uncle from Zimbabwe.”
Williams scoffed, “Zimbabwe?” — before Watters tried to backpedal, throwing out Thailand as another example of where some guy’s uncle might emigrate from.
In no time, viewers tweeted a mix of reasoned replies, shady retorts, and straight-up insults to Watters.