Eric Swalwell Nuked MSNBC With a Massive Fart...All on Live TV

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Posted: Nov 18, 2019 11:06 PM
Eric Swalwell Nuked MSNBC With a Massive Fart...All on Live TV

Source: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik

Something amazing happened on Monday night. And it's not your usual run-of-the-mill political news. During an interview with MSNBC's Chris Matthews, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) appeared to rip a massive fart live on the air.

BuzzFeed News reporter Addy Baird sent a text to the Congressman to ask him to confirm or deny whether or not it was actually him who passed gas. Of course, Swalwell said he didn't do it.

But people were determined to get to the bottom of what really took place. 

So much so that gifs were created to slow down the moment in time the fart was delt. 

Donald Trump Jr. took a swipe at Swalwell, saying the fart was the "most intelligible thing to come out of Swalwell in years." He then dubbed the moment Fartgate (which is now a Twitter hashtag).

Ben Shapiro had a blast with puns:

Some others had fun with the moment too: