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Trump says they are passed the peak

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cushioncovers Thu 16-Apr-20 11:15:04

How can that be? They've not had CV in the country that long have they? How have they had their peak already ? I'm confused.

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RJnomore1 Thu 16-Apr-20 11:15:48

It’s trump!

He says whatever he thinks at any given moment.

elfycat Thu 16-Apr-20 11:16:13

He's delusional.

Possibly as a medical condition as well as his oblivious-to-the-truth outlook in life.

Noshowlomo Thu 16-Apr-20 11:17:07

The figures will probably be fudged and he will say he has MAGA (again), huuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuge eyeroll, but more will keep dying as he seems to think prayer will work.

socialcommentator Thu 16-Apr-20 11:17:54

Interesting, when Trump says he thinks the US is past the peak he's a delusional lunatic, but when Professor Neil Ferhuspn says he thinks US cases peaked 2 weeks ago... he's presumably a perfectly sane, rational scientist?

socialcommentator Thu 16-Apr-20 11:18:35

sorry should say "uk cases" and "Neil Ferguson"

cushioncovers Thu 16-Apr-20 11:20:30

I'm genuinely confused as how the whole of the US has passed the peak when covid only landed on their shores a few weeks ago. The southern states have hardly even been touched by the virus yet or am I missing something?

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OnlyJudyCanJudgeMe Thu 16-Apr-20 11:21:39

I wouldn’t believe Trump if he said today was yesterday’s tomorrow.

Nquartz Thu 16-Apr-20 11:21:54

I heard this on the news earlier, he's a nutcase who says whatever pops into his head I think 🤷🏻‍♀️

nibdedibble Thu 16-Apr-20 11:24:09

Trump is a liar, a dissembler, a psychopath, people say he’s gakked up to the eyeballs at all times and/or has dementia. He’s barely human. To be ignored.

Neil Ferguson has an interesting history, he’s not as on-the-nose as he’d like to present himself. (Article in FT yesterday I think)

KonTikki Thu 16-Apr-20 11:27:24

Trump has both eyes firmly fixed on his reelection in November, and is desperate to get the American economy up and running again.
He will say whatever it takes to make that happen.
You can do that when you live in a delusional parallel universe.

RufustheLanglovingreindeer Thu 16-Apr-20 11:28:18

Interesting, when Trump says he thinks the US is past the peak he's a delusional lunatic

To be fair, trump is a delusional lunatic whether he thinks the US is past its peak or not

Duckingell Thu 16-Apr-20 11:29:22

ha ha smile

He makes for a amusing daily news story each day that's for sure.

Tableclothing Thu 16-Apr-20 11:29:43

OP, you are confused because you are trying to believe something Trump said.

AvocadoOwl Thu 16-Apr-20 11:29:44

I thought it a puzzling statement as the US is huge and different States will peak at different times. NY might hopefully have peaked but that's only one city. A bit like saying that Europe peaked when Italy did when in reality most countries were a way behind.

The way he talked about States 'who did a great job therefore had hardly any cases' seemed to completely miss the fact that these places will likely have their turn at a later date (particularly given he's determined to get everywhere opened up again). Bizarre.

Snowflakes1122 Thu 16-Apr-20 11:29:57

Trump wants it to be past the peak, so he thinks all he has to do is say it is, and it’ll become a self fulfilling prophecy.

PickAChew Thu 16-Apr-20 11:30:00

The guy just makes it up as he goes along.

Harrykanesrightsock Thu 16-Apr-20 11:30:38

Don’t worry, by next week he wouldn’t have said that today grin

Lynda07 Thu 16-Apr-20 11:30:39

Trump wouldn't know how to pass the salt.

Lynda07 Thu 16-Apr-20 11:31:29

He's probably past his peak - well past I imagine.

SleepingStandingUp Thu 16-Apr-20 11:31:49

@socialcommentator but it's TRUMP

cushioncovers Thu 16-Apr-20 11:32:13

OP, you are confused because you are trying to believe something Trump said.

😁I think that's my problem. Glad it's not just me then that thinks it's madness.

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Soontobe60 Thu 16-Apr-20 11:32:16

Fake news 🤷🏼‍♀️

SlothMama Thu 16-Apr-20 11:41:46

Because Trump is an utter moron and so is anyone dumb enough to vote for him come November

Taciturn Thu 16-Apr-20 11:51:11

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