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2 female astronauts politely corrected Trump mid-spacewalk after the president made a galling error

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Christina Koch and Jessica Meir conducted the first all-female spacewalk on Friday. They paused to take a phone call from President Donald Trump.
Trump incorrectly said their spacewalk was "the first time for a woman outside of the space station."
Meir politely corrected him, crediting all the women who came before her.
Watch the video of their phone call below.
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The astronauts conducting the first all-female spacewalk in history paused their hours-long endeavor to take a congratulatory phone call from President Donald Trump on Friday.
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Trump calls first female spacewalking team as they make history

Trump calls first female spacewalking team as they make history

4 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

President Trump placed a long-distance congratulatory phone call from the White House to two US astronauts who became the first female spacewalking team - telling the pair that what they do is “incredible.” “We are thrilled to be speaking live with two American astronauts who are making history, joining us during their spacewalk outside of...
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