🧵THREAD🧵— Drew Holden (@DrewHolden360) May 18, 2021
The idea that Covid-19 may have leaked from a lab in Wuhan, China has gained mainstream traction of late.
It can be easy to forget that, a little over a year ago, the idea was derided as a vile, senseless conspiracy theory.
Let’s revisit. ⤵️
.@KJP46 sidestepped questions on what penalties China might face if @JoeBiden's investigation into the origin of the coronavirus finds wrongdoing in that country.— Washington Examiner (@dcexaminer) May 26, 2021
"I'm just not going to prejudge."
Oh my god: I didn't realize what her job is.— Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald) May 26, 2021
The NYT's COVID reporter is saying we should stop talking about the lab leak theory -- *even if it's how COVID entered humans *-- because that theory (unlike, I guess, the wet market theory) is racist.
Who cares what happened: NYT. pic.twitter.com/NAtI9N2mJx