CNBC Editor Proposes Dangerous Idea: Infect Everyone With Coronavirus
Santelli, speaking about the effect the outbreak was having on global stock markets on Thursday’s broadcast of “The Exchange,” acknowledged “I’m not a doctor, I’m not a doctor” before delivering his proposal:
Think about how the world would be if you tried to quarantine everybody because of the generic-type flu. Now, I’m not saying this is the generic-type flu, but maybe we’d just be better off if we gave it [the coronavirus] to everybody and then in a month it would be over, because the mortality rate of this probably isn’t going to be any different if we did it that way than the long-term picture. But the difference is we’re wreaking havoc on global and domestic economies.
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More than 3,300 deaths worldwide have been attributed to the outbreak, with 12 in the U.S.
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[Source: Huffington Post]