Savannah Guthrie, co-host of the “Today” show, announced Monday she will be anchoring the show from her home. Guthrie said she is taking the precautionary measure because she is currently experiencing “a mild sore throat and runny nose.”
SicSemperTyrannis: But his message has been so clear? How could anyone see these words as confusing or contradictory? The Trump Coronavirus Timeline Trump 2013: “Whatever happens, you’re responsible for. If it doesn’t happen, you’re responsible.” January 20: "I know more about viruses than anyone.” January 22: “We have it totally under control. It’s one person coming in from China. It’s going to be just fine.” January 24: "China has been working very hard to contain the Corona virus. The United States greatly appreciates their efforts and transparency. It will all work out well. In particular, on behalf of the American People, I want to thank President Xi!” January 30: “We have it very well under control, and I think it’s going to have a very good ending. So that I can assure you!” February 2: “We pretty much shut it down coming in from China.” February 10: "It dies with the hotter weather… You know, a lot of people think that goes away in April with the heat.” February 24: “The Coronavirus is very much under control in the USA… Stock Market starting to look very good to me!” February 25: “CDC and my Administration are doing a GREAT job of handling Coronavirus.” February 25: “I think that's a problem that’s going to go away… They have studied it. They know very much. In fact, we’re very close to a vaccine.” February 25: “We have very few people with it, and the people that have it are … getting better. They’re ALL getting better!” February 26: “The 15 cases within a couple of days is going to be down to close to zero.” “We're going very substantially down, not up.” February 26: "This is a flu" and “whatever happens, we’re totally prepared.” February 27: “One day it’s like a miracle, it will disappear.” February 28: “We're ordering a lot of supplies. We're ordering a lot of, uh, elements that frankly we wouldn't be ordering unless it was something like this.” February 28: “This is the new Democratic Hoax.” March 2: “You take a solid flu vaccine, you don't think that could have an impact, or much of an impact, on corona?” March 2: “A lot of things are happening, a lot of very exciting things are happening and they’re happening very rapidly.” March 2: “Nobody knew of the number of US flu deaths”. March 4: "But I closed the borders, against the advice of a lot of people. And it turned out to be a very wise decision." March 4: “If we have thousands or hundreds of thousands of people that get better just by, you know, sitting around and even going to work — some of them go to work, but they get better.” March 5: “I never said people that are feeling sick should go to work.” March 5: “The United States… has, as of now, only 129 cases… and 11 deaths. We are working very hard to keep these numbers as low as possible!” March 5: "This virus only hit the US three weeks ago”. March 5: "Well, I think the 3.4% is really a false number," "My gut tells me it's lower" "Personally, I would say, the number is way under 1%," March 6: “I think we’re doing a really good job in this country at keeping it down… a tremendous job at keeping it down.” March 6: “I hear the numbers getting much better in Italy.” March 6: “Anybody right now, and yesterday, anybody that needs a test gets a test. The tests are all perfect like the letter was perfect." March 6: “I like this stuff. I really get it. People are surprised that I understand it… Every one of these doctors said, ‘How do you know so much about this?’ Maybe I have a natural ability. Maybe I should have done that instead of running for president.” March 6: “I like the numbers being where they are. I don’t need to have the numbers double because of one ship that wasn’t our fault,” "I hate to do it statistically, because it makes us look bad." March 6: "Maybe the Coronavirus improved US jobs numbers?” March 8: “We have a perfectly coordinated and fine tuned plan at the White House for our attack on CoronaVirus.” March 9: “This blindsided the world.” March 13: About disbanding the CDC infectious disease task force. “When you say me, I didn’t do it. We have a group of people… You say we did that, but I don’t know anything about it.” March 13: “As you know Europe was just designated as the hot spot right now, and we closed that border a while ago so that was lucky or through talent or through luck… call it whatever you want.” The travel ban had not even been implemented yet. March 13: “I asked them that same question, and they said, ‘You don’t have any symptoms whatsoever." March 13: “National emergency, two big words.” March 13: "I take no responsibility at all."