At least 337,646 covid-19 infections have been identified in the U.S., with 9,648 deaths, as of Monday morning, according to the Johns Hopkins coronavirus tracker. That’s roughly the equivalent of three 9/11 attacks. And it’s only expected to get worse in the days and weeks ahead. Even President Donald Trump says that this week is going to be hard.


“This will be probably the toughest week, between this week and the next week. And there will be a lot of death, unfortunately,” President Trump, who spent months minimizing the coronavirus threat, said on Saturday.

No, Robertson didn’t say that thing about oral sex. But it’s easy to see why some people were fooled. Robertson is not a good guy, no matter how you slice it. And there’s still plenty of time for Robertson, a big supporter of Trump, to say something stupid about the pandemic.