On Monday, Fox News and President Trump accused national media and Democrats of fearmongering because they say there will be more deaths in the U.S. from the coronavirus.

On Tuesday, Trump went so far as to call it a hoax at a campaign rally. Meanwhile, the evangelical side of Trump’s base, I. E. Jim Bakker, is pushing the narrative that the coronavirus is a Chinese plot to conquer America and that 80 percent of Americans will contract it and millions will die. All being the start of Armageddon.

Mike Pence, our evangelical Vice President, has been appointed to be in charge. He has stated that his beliefs tell him that the Earth is only 10,000 years old. I don’t want to be called a fear-mongerer, but ...

Ken Kane

Ashtabula

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