Rep. John Lewis has been forced to admit that Donald Trump’s inauguration on Friday will not be the first inauguration of a president he’s missed, contrary to what he told Chuck Todd on “Meet The Press” on Sunday:

Rep. Lewis had tried to claim that Friday’s ceremony would be the “first one” he’s missed since he’s “been in Congress”:

Earlier on Tuesday, Trump called out Rep. Lewis for his slip-of-the-tongue:

Trump wins again.

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It looks like this won’t be the first inauguration Rep. John Lewis has skipped after all