Trevor Noah, Seth Meyers and Jimmy Fallon roasted the president for his reported desire to get his face on the monument.
President Donald Trump has joked about wanting to be on Mount Rushmore, however South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem tried to make his dream come true.
Trump wasn't joking when he told South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem he wanted his face on Mount Rushmore, she said.
"He used OUR Independence Day to tell a majority of our country that we are not welcome here in America," snapped one.
President Trump has proposed a monument featuring 30-plus figures from American history, at a time when many Americans are grappling with tributes to controversial icons of the past.
As coronavirus cases spike, public health officials are pleading with Americans to hold more muted Independence Day celebrations, but subdued is not the president's style.
"HAPPY FOURTH?" the tabloid asked in a swipe at Donald Trump's Independence Day celebration at South Dakota’s Mount Rushmore National Memorial.
There was no social distancing -- and few masks -- in the Mount Rushmore crowd as the president ignored the public health crisis consuming the country.
Guilfoyle, campaign official and girlfriend of Donald Trump Jr., was in South Dakota to attend President Trump's Mount Rushmore event.
The site has not had fireworks since 2009 because of environmental concerns.