In Tweet, Trump Demands Americans Quickly Forget About His Response To COVID-19
President Donald Trump suggested in a Tuesday tweet that Americans should quickly forget about the coronavirus crisis — and all of the suffering it entails — the moment he reopens the country for business.
“Once we OPEN UP OUR GREAT COUNTRY, and it will be sooner rather than later, the horror of the Invisible Enemy, except for those that sadly lost a family member or friend, must be quickly forgotten,” Trump wrote. “Our Economy will BOOM, perhaps like never before!!!”
That Trump would even think to write such words as hundreds of thousands of Americans have tested positive for COVID-19, thousands have died from the disease, and millions more live in fear that they or their loved ones might contract the virus is evidence of his sociopathic tendencies.
The president appears more concerned with ensuring his administration is not held accountable for its slow and inadequate response to the crisis than he is the suffering that Americans must endure as it continues.
It does not taking losing a friend or family member to be deeply affected by a pandemic such as this.
Many Twitter users did not respond kindly to Trump’s demand for a quick “healing” from the devastation: