As the pandemic continues to spread and intensify in the United States, music and movie icon Barbra Streisand took to Twitter to wonder how things might have been different if Hillary Clinton had won the 2016 election.
Can you imagine how President Hillary Clinton - a Woman with a powerful mind - would have handled this pandemic?… https://t.co/KPWXGZvmA4— Barbra Streisand (@Barbra Streisand)1593471195.0
She wouldn’t have ignored the pandemic plans, cut the CDC and defunded the World Health Organization.— Barbra Streisand (@Barbra Streisand)1593471196.0
Such a pity that this man who wasn’t elected by a majority of the people holds our lives in his very small hands.— Barbra Streisand (@Barbra Streisand)1593471196.0
Clinton herself read Streisand's tweets and used the opportunity to dunk on President Trump's mishandling of the crisis.
I would have read my damn briefs, Barbra, that's for sure. https://t.co/YSZS0Lvqo9— Hillary Clinton (@Hillary Clinton)1593528918.0
Twitter begged for even more Streisand/Clinton team-ups in the future.
@HillaryClinton We mourn everyday that you're not in the White House instead of this criminal.— Listening beyond the pale. (@Listening beyond the pale.)1593529077.0
Many wondered what exactly a Clinton Presidency would look like.
@BarbraStreisand She wouldn’t have put children in cages. She wouldn’t have separated families. She wouldn’t have t… https://t.co/F1FAuxhpdj— Maribeth Edmonds (@Maribeth Edmonds)1593472291.0
@BarbraStreisand I reckon the first thing Hillary would have done right is listen to medical experts and impliment… https://t.co/MT0yBj3Vxw— northierthanthou.com (@northierthanthou.com)1593600155.0
Meanwhile, Clinton continues to be a source of almost infinite hatred from many on the right.
@HillaryClinton The United States' biggest mistake was not electing you President.— Mr Renaud (@Mr Renaud)1593528988.0
@HillaryClinton I'm with her. And @HillaryClinton read all of her briefs - and then some.— Sam Vinograd (@Sam Vinograd)1593567480.0
One might imagine Hillary Clinton handling several recent issues a little differently than President Trump.
@HillaryClinton @WilmaRoses She also wouldn’t ignore Putin putting a bounty on American servicemen.— SiouxBriette (@SiouxBriette)1593568033.0
@HillaryClinton And you wouldn't have suggested drinking bleach to cure a virus, either.— Matthew Chapman (@Matthew Chapman)1593529479.0
Hillary Clinton may have won the popular vote by millions of votes, but lost the presidency, but there are many who still like to dream about a Clinton win.