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Ivanka Trump posed as a scientist and people are confused

Ivanka Trump posed as a scientist in Iowa, and people are outraged. Trump, daughter of President Donald Trump, visited Iowa on Monday to promote her father’s stalled infrastructure initiative. While touring a local education program, the White House adviser donned a lab jacket, goggles and a pair of gloves and conducted a science experiment. She measured the nicotine levels in the “vape juice” used in e-cigarettes, Business Insider reported. Trump shared images from the visit on her social media accounts. In response, folks on Twitter blasted her, both for the meme-worthy photo op and for making the trip despite having no experience or expertise in infrastructure, science or education: