There are times, although it’s very rare, that Fox News says something truthful and informative, and it’s actually helpful rhetoric for Americans to hear. Since Trump became president of the United States, he’s had a way of making Fox News look extremely legitimate, because for the first time, they’d found a Republican they couldn’t deny was a criminal.
Fox News did it again, too, and this rebuke will cause much an upset on Trump’s Twitter page, rest assured. On Monday, Fox Host Neil Cavuto responded to Trump’s allegation that he takes a controlled substance used to treat Malaria, a drug called Hydroxychloroquine.
Watch the segment here:
Fox News's Neil Cavuto is stunned by Trump's announcement that he's taking hydroxychloroquine: "If you are in a risky population here, and you are taking this as a preventative treatment … it will kill you. I cannot stress enough. This will kill you." pic.twitter.com/e6D5alfAgc
— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) May 18, 2020
“If you are in a risky population here, and you are taking this as a preventative treatment to ward off the virus, or in a worse case scenario, you are dealing with the virus, and you are in this vulnerable population, it will kill you. I can not stress enough. This will kill you.”
The FDA issued a warning about taking the drug to combat or prevent coronavirus, saying that the medication causes major issues with heart rhythm in people who take it.
Now, we have no doubt that Trump is lying about taking the drug, but Fox News warned their viewers against taking Hydroxychloroquine anyway.
People on Twitter agree with Fox News. This is some of what they are saying in response to the Fox segment: