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A column by Abby Zimet
A column by Abby Zimet

Clarity and Reason and Truth Oh My: Fauci Offers Steadfast Shelter From the Storm

Amidst the chaos of Omicron - a Trump judge blocked Biden's no-brainer vax mandate for healthcare workers, GOP states are bribing anti-vaxxers with unemployment benefits to crash the communist Dem agenda and so what if a few more thousand die - we're taking a cool, fresh drink of lucidity from "America's doctor," Anthony Fauci. In an hour-long interview - full sentences! many facts! - he blasted slimy GOP efforts to turn public health into cheap political theater and calmly insisted, "That's OK, I'm just going to do my job and I'm going to be saving lives and they're going to be lying."

Abby Zimet · Nov 29, 2021

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