• Trump Says the COVID-19 Pandemic Will End Thanks to ‘Herd Mentality'

    15 days ago - By The Wrap

    During a town hall on ABC hosted by George Stephanopoulos on Tuesday, Donald Trump suggested another weird-sounding solution to the COVID-19 pandemic that has already killed more than 200,000 Americans since March.
    And while it wasn't quite suggesting that maybe injecting disinfectant into people's lungs could cure the disease - something Trump really, actually did last spring - it was still something of a head scratcher for a second there anyway.
    During the townhall, Trump, as he has frequently done despite all the deaths, declared that the virus would just somehow go away. “Without the...
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  • Trump Cites ‘Waiters' When Pressed About Those Who Doubt Efficacy of Masks, Says Virus Will Disappear When Country Reaches ‘Herd Mentality'

    15 days ago - By Mediaite

    Pressed on his lack of mask wearing by an ABC News town hall questioner, President Donald Trump said he does wear one occasionally but then noted that others have doubted the efficacy of masks. In a follow-up, moderator George Stephanopoulos pushed Trump to name some of these people who felt were worth citing for their distrust in masks, to which the president said: “waiters.”
    Julie Bart , a retired chemical engineer from Pennsylvania, who identified herself as a Clinton voter, noted that masks have been proven to help stop the transmission of Covid. So, she then asked why Trump has...
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