You know what I can't get over? The single most potent force for misinforming the American public is the president of the United States. Neither the political system nor the media system was built for this.
In Week 177 Trump pivoted from denying the crisis and wanting to reopen, to suddenly acknowledging the gravity and claiming if 100k to 200k Americans die, he will have done a “very good job” -a remarkable claim! So much happened this week-catch up on all! https://theweeklylist.org/weekly-list/week-177/
“By the time Donald Trump proclaimed himself a wartime president — and the coronavirus the enemy — the United States was already on course to see more of its people die than in the wars of Korea, Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq combined.” https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/2020/04/04/coronavirus-government-dysfunction/