Ted Nugent, who has lengthy been crucial of the coronavirus pandemic, from shutdowns to masks protocols, introduced he examined constructive for COVID-19.
Nugent made the announcement by way of Fb Reside saying, “I’ve obtained an announcement to make. All people informed me that I mustn’t announce this. I’ve had flu signs for the final ten days. I believed I used to be dying. Only a clusterf—.”
The Nuge continued, “I used to be examined constructive in the present day. I obtained the Chinese language s—. I’ve obtained a stuffed up head, physique aches. My God, what a ache within the a–. I actually may hardly crawl off the bed the previous couple of days… So I used to be formally examined constructive for COVID-19 in the present day.”
Nugent testing constructive for COVID-19 comes approximately two weeks after making headlines from one other Fb Reside video wherein he requested why the earlier 18 COVIDs did not result in shutdowns within the nation. (COVID-19 was partially named after the yr when instances of the illness have been first reported, which was 2019.)
“You already know, I assume I’d ask you, as a result of I’m hooked on fact, logic and customary sense, and my widespread sense meter would demand the reply to, why weren’t we shut down for COVID-1 by means of -18?” stated Nugent within the video. “There was a COVID-1, and there was a COVID-2, -3, -4, -5, -6, -7, -8, -9, -10, -11, -12, -13, -14, -15, -16, -17, -18. COVID-1 by means of -18 didn’t shut something down, however woah, COVID-19 [did], despite the fact that it’s 99.8 p.c survivable. Why didn’t we shut down for the AIDS epidemic or the flu or the Spanish Flu or the hen flu or the West Nile flu or influenza yearly?”
Nugent added, with out citing any proof, “They declare 5 hundred thousand individuals have died from COVID-19. Bulls—. I imagine that medical experts in all 50 states have gone, ‘I put down on the demise certificates that he died of asphyxiation, however they made me put COVID.’ ‘Properly, this man was stabbed to demise, however they made me put down COVID.’ ‘This man was run over by a tandem gravel truck doing a four-wheel drift and the crows be pecking at your flesh, however they made me put down COVID-19.’”