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Dr. Anthony Fauci threw out a pitch last night. One so bad it’s drawing comparisons to 50 Cent’s infamous showing. You can see the doc’s work here.
While Fauci had a few defenders, about 95% of the internet crushed him.
Take a look at some of the best:
His throw was certainly socially distant. https://t.co/4ikVbB7EL9
— Janice Dean (@JaniceDean) July 23, 2020
Outkick’s Gary Sheffield had takes:
After that first pitch I would tell Fauci to stick to science but he doesn’t know what he’s doing there, either.
— Gary Sheffield Jr. (@GarysheffieldJr) July 23, 2020
A serious reaction.
Dr. Fauci strode confidently all the way to the mound to throw out the first pitch and I thought, "This is going to be strong." Instead, it rivaled some of the worst ever. Huh?
— Skip Bayless (@RealSkipBayless) July 23, 2020
He clearly doesn’t want anyone to catch anything
— Chuck Giacinto (@ChuckGiacinto) July 24, 2020
Dr. Fauci’s first pitch was socially distancing its self from the plate.
— Jared Shafit (@Jared_Shafit) July 23, 2020
Dr Fauci’s first pitch pic.twitter.com/nn9Bi1uWhI
— Shooter McGavin (@ShooterMcGavin_) July 23, 2020
This next one hurts.
Dr Fauci just joined
the mayor of Cincinnati
In the land of historically terrible first pitches
— Matt Jones (@KySportsRadio) July 23, 2020
Even a KO punch.
Okay, so Fauci's ceremonial First Pitch today missed the catcher's mitt by a county or two. Still way closer to target than any of his COVID predictions. https://t.co/fdiiYjKjSu
— Ann Coulter (@AnnCoulter) July 24, 2020
Fauci’s pitch was as on point as his covid assessment.
— Kaya Jones (@KayaJones) July 24, 2020
This is my favorite:
Washington post: “Dr Fauci throws perfect strike on ceromonial pitch!”
— Tony DeAngelo (@TonyDee07) July 24, 2020
Always good to take a shot at the untrustworthy media.
— Bill Mitchell (@mitchellvii) July 24, 2020
“Fauci, like all other medical experts, has been advocating for months for Americans to practice social distancing… It's always heartening to see someone who preaches such advice follow it, even if it is with his pitch location.”
— Chad Buel (@ChadBuel) July 24, 2020
Which was the best?
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