During an interview with the Bergen County Record on Sunday, Conway talked about President /www.huffingtonpost.com/news/donald-trump","lnid":"Donald Trump"}}">Donald Trump’s unsubstantiated claim that his predecessor, /www.huffingtonpost.com/topic/barack-obama","lnid":"Barack Obama"}}">Barack Obama, ordered wiretapping of his communications during the campaign.
“Do you know if Trump Tower was wiretapped?” the interviewer asks Conway in the video above.
In response, Trump’s counselor says, without evidence:
“What I can say is there are many ways to surveil each other now, unfortunately. There was an article this week that talked about how you can surveil someone through their phones, through their — certainly through their television sets, any number of different ways, and microwaves that turn into cameras, etc., so we know that that is just a fact of modern life.”
Though Conway clarified Monday on ABC’s “Good Morning America” that she wasn’t saying Trump and his campaign were being surveilled by microwaves, the damage was already done.
Twitter users posted some pretty sweet burns about microwaves, Conway and surveillance.
Here is what they cooked up: