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Posted by on May 25, 2020 in coronavirus, Politics | 0 comments

Trump fumes on Twitter as media slams pandemic golf outing

Washington (AFP) – US President Donald Trump on ┬áMonday fumed at negative media coverage of him playing golf over Memorial Day weekend, as the US death toll from the coronavirus pandemic neared 100,000.”The Fake and Totally Corrupt News makes it sound like a mortal sin!” the golf-loving president said on Twitter, noting that the game at his own course in Virginia was the first time he had played since early March.The timing of his outing, as the nation approached a milestone in deaths from the pandemic, sparked widespread criticism in the media, with commentators recalling Trump’s own past att…

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