To prove she’s healthy, Hillary Clinton takes the ‘pickle jar test’ on late-night TV

To prove she’s healthy, Hillary Clinton takes the ‘pickle jar test’ on late-night TV
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Hillary Clinton, appearing on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” on Monday,  said that rumors that she is in ill health are part of a “wacky strategy” against her.

“Back in October, the National Enquirer said I would be dead in six months. So with every breath I take I feel like I have a new lease on life,” Clinton quipped to Kimmel, according to CNN and other reports. “I don’t know why they are saying this. I think on the one hand it is part of the wacky strategy — just say all these crazy things and maybe you can get some people to believe you.”

Kimmel had Clinton open a jar of pickles to show that she was strong.

Clinton said that it “absolutely makes no sense” to spread the rumors about her health. “I don’t go around questioning Donald Trump’s health. As far as I can tell, he’s as healthy as a horse.”

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