With the US election less than a month away, the whirlwind of American politics continues on.
It was less than two weeks ago that President Donald Trump tested positive for coronavirus, was sent to the hospital, given supplemental oxygen and experimental drugs, tested negative, and is now back on the campaign trail.
On Monday evening, Trump gave a speech to a crowd of thousands in Sanford, Florida – his first campaign rally since his diagnosis. Holding a rally while cases are rising and out of control across the country – especially in Florida – is only one of the most ridiculous things about the speech.
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In what many social media users called a 'superspreader event' and an 'unhinged' speech, here are some of the rally's most outrageous moments:
The giant crowds were largely maskless
The first thing we notice about the rally is that Trump himself was not wearing a mask as he tossed out masks to thousands of tightly-packed supporters – most without protective masks – as he repeatedly talked about his recovery from the coronavirus.
Here’s a look at the large, and largely mask-less, crowd listening to Trump in Sanford, FL. https://t.co/u6jsFzJ9rO