The Stupidest Words Ever Uttered: ‘Just Stay Calm; It Will Go Away’

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The Stupidest Words Ever Uttered: ‘Just Stay Calm; It Will Go Away’

By Dave Levine

Life is a bowl of cherries. Ignorance is bliss. We grew up with these phrases about ignorance and stupidity.

But the stupidest words ever uttered were spoken by President Trump, referring to the Coronavirus pandemic: “Just stay calm; it will go away!”

100,000 to 240,000 Americans will dies from COVID-19 before it goes away. 20 to 30 million Americans will be out-of-work. The economy will grind to a halt. Entire life savings will be wiped out.

But “Just stay calm; it will go away!”