Twitter users roasted Trump after he made the claim during a National Republican Congressional Committee fundraising dinner on Tuesday. On Wednesday, late-night TV hosts also chimed in.
“The Daily Show” host Trevor Noah was puzzled by Trump’s sharing of the conspiracy theory:
Noah’s team also posted this mocking clip on Twitter:
“The Late Show” host Stephen Colbert sarcastically agreed with Trump.
“Of course windmills cause cancer,” he joked. “That’s why everyone in Holland is dead.”
And aired this spoof attack ad:
Seth Meyers, of “Late Night,” meanwhile, coined a potential new nickname for the president: