'I inoculate myself, ' he continued. "'I can't see them, therefore they're not real'". "Therefore they're not real", Mr Hegseth said.
"So, you're becoming immune to all the bacteria", his co-host suggested, helpfully.
As more backlash pours in Hegseth says he's "sitting back and literally watching my [Twitter] feed and laughing". "My dad has this theory, too". Hegseth notoriously hit a West Point drummer with a misdirected ax during a live segment from Times Square in NY in 2015. "These hands look pretty clean to me, you know".
May lukewarm about Corbyn's customs union call
May will ask lawmakers on Thursday to reaffirm that they support her bid to renegotiate the backstop, a government source said. She talked up hope of a breakthrough with Brussels, insisting: "I believe we can reach a deal that this House can support".
Then he apologized for "grossing" out viewers.
Mr Hegseth later told USA Today that his remarks were meant to be a joke.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides an extensive list of situations where you should wash your hands on its website, and it includes the vast majority of human day-to-day activities.
Kyler Murray is picking football over baseball
Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders played both football and baseball, but Jackson was a running back and Sanders a cornerback. He ran for 1,001 yards and another 12 scores, posting the second-best passer efficiency rating in FBS history.
Ceramic Black Samsung Galaxy S10+ Likely Launching All Alone
It is pretty evident from the leaked renders of the Galaxy M30 that the device looks a lot like the Galaxy M20 for the most part. The smartphone in total will have four cameras with three on the back and a 16 MP selfie camera on the front.
U.S. jury convicts El Chapo on all counts
Guzman, 61, previously broke out of two Mexican prisons before he was captured and was extradited to the United States. Jurors at the USA trial of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin " El Chapo " Guzman are in their sixth day of deliberations.
At Least 17 Killed in Massive Fire at Delhi Hotel
Jain blamed the Municipal Corporation of Delhi for the violation and said a magisterial inquiry has been ordered. Most of the victims - including many from a wedding party - were said to be sleeping when the fire broke out.
Senator Amy Klobuchar joins crowded presidential race
Jack Considine, Dave Brave Heart said there's been a great deal of speculation that Klobuchar would be announcing her candidacy. Next week, Klobuchar will begin a multi-state tour with stops to Wisconsin and Iowa, according to a press release.
Gordon Banks, England World Cup-winning goalkeeper, dies at 81
He started every game for his country during the 1966 tournament and played in the 4-2 victory over West Germany in the final. England manager Gareth Southgate said on the Football Association website: 'I am deeply saddened to hear of Gordon's passing.