Wednesday confirmed something that most of us already suspected: Donald Trump knew all along exactly how deadly COVID-19 was.
“You just breathe the air and that’s how it’s passed,” Trump explained to reporter Bob Woodward on February 7.
It’s also more deadly than even your strenuous flu … This is deadly stuff.”.
In public, Trump was saying just the opposite.
On February 11, he promised folks at a campaign rally that COVID “miraculously goes away.”
Two days after that, to the delight of his supporters, he was branding COVID as a “new hoax” peddled by the Democrats.
What matters isn’t this reality, but the fact that a rabid minority of our citizens have become inoculated against it. »