Guest host Mike Birbiglia has a “strange thing to say” to Jimmy Kimmel

One man’s disease is another man’s opportunity.

With Jimmy Kimmel outside with COVID-19, comedian Mike Birbiglia – originally slated to be a guest on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” – now hosts the show.

“I’ll say I’m having fun,” said Birbiglia. “So Jimmy, I know maybe that’s a weird thing to say, feel free to have COVID as long as you want.”

Birbiglia shared footage of Kimmel and his wife, Molly McNearney, who is also battling the infection, and clearly fighting with the virus at home:

“Lots of liquids,” Birbiglia said. “Although I’m not sure those are the right liquids.”

Birbiglia also took a look at some of the reviews she got from YouTube viewers: