Seth Meyers lists all the ways the U.S. is losing the fight against coronavirus
Several months ago, commentators and politicians were suggesting grandparents should die for the sake of the economy. Now, they’re offering up the kids.
President Donald Trump has been bleating about reopening schools despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, pointing to other countries that have done so as his lackeys dutifully applaud. However, as Late Night host Seth Meyers pointed out, “that’s because [those countries] suppressed their outbreak, you sadistic sack of laundry.”
“More than 130,000 have died, the country just set a record of nearly 70,000 new cases in one day, the state of Florida shattered the national record for new daily cases with over 15,000, people are lining up for hours in the scorching heat just to get tested, frontline workers are again facing potential shortages of protective equipment, patients are waiting hours in ambulances to get hospital beds, scientists are now warning of a potential wave of COVID-related brain damage, unemployment is still worse than it’s been since the Great Depression as new claims keep pouring in, nearly a third of households missed their July housing payments Read more…