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President Biden tweets, then deletes, then reposts Fauci’s Delta variant video

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President Biden’s official Twitter account posted a tweet that included Fauci’s video and then deleted it, only to post it again with a part of the video message removed.

Fauci’s video message in Biden’s tweet, discussed the severity of Delta variant. The description of the tweet says:

Here’s the deal: The Delta variant is more contagious, it’s deadlier, and it’s spreading quickly around the world – leaving young, unvaccinated people more vulnerable than ever. Please, get vaccinated if you haven’t already. Let’s head off this strain before it’s too late. on Twitter was first to notice the change. The account posted a series of tweets revealing what really happened:

Interestingly, the part of the video message that was removed from Fauci’s video in Biden’s tweet was about “special precautions that vaccinated people should be taking, as well as unvaccinated people.”

Dr. Fauci, in the removed part of the video, can be heard saying:

“Vaccinated people, even though they’re very very well protected, they still should try as best as possible to avoid congregate settings in which there are a lot of unvaccinated people, particularly if you happen to live in an area where the infection rate is high and the vaccination rate is low.”


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While studying economics, Brendan found himself comfortably falling down the rabbit hole of restaurant work, ultimately opening a consulting business and working as a private wine buyer. On a whim, he moved to China, and in his first week following a triumphant pub quiz victory, he found himself bleeding on the floor based on his arrogance. The same man who put him there offered him a job lecturing for the University of Wales in various sister universities throughout the Middle Kingdom. While primarily lecturing in descriptive and comparative statistics, Brendan simultaneously earned an Msc in Banking and International Finance from the University of Wales-Bangor. He's presently doing something he hates, respecting French people. Well, two, his wife and her mother in the lovely town of Antigua, Guatemala.

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