Former sport present host Chuck Woolery is not having a “Love Connection” with the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention.
Woolery’s Sunday night time Twitter rant about “outrageous lies” surrounding the coronavirus pandemic is going viral — and racking up over 20,000 shares and 50,000-plus likes — due to a retweet by President Trump.
“Essentially the most outrageous lies are those about Covid 19. Everybody is lying,” Woolery, 79, wrote Sunday night time on Twitter. “The CDC, Media, Democrats, our Docs, not all however most, that we’re advised to belief. I feel it’s all about the election and maintaining the financial system from coming again, which is about the election. I’m sick of it.”
Apparently having caught the POTUS’ consideration, two extra tweets from the unique “Wheel of Fortune” host obtained presidential endorsements, together with Woolery’s opinion on colleges reopening throughout a pandemic.
“There is a lot proof, sure scientific proof, that colleges ought to open this fall. It’s worldwide and it’s overwhelming. BUT NO,” he tweeted.
Trump additionally shared Woolery’s response to a fan — “Very nicely mentioned.” — who referred to as congressional Democrats “ineffective.”
Woolery was a community tv mainstay all through the ’70s and ’80s, as host of many sport present sequence, together with “Love Connection” and a live-action model of “Scrabble.”
However, since 2012, he’s transitioned into political commentary — first together with his nationally syndicated radio present “Save Us, Chuck Woolery” and, at the moment, as co-host of the conservative podcast “Blunt Pressure Fact” with creator and entrepreneur Mark Younger.