White House chief medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci has tested positive for COVID-19.
Much of the left has heralded Fauci as a deified source of infallible knowledge throughout the pandemic.
His critics across the political spectrum, however, have called him out for contradictory advice and questionable behavior throughout his decades at the helm of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease.
Despite his calls for mass vaccinations and mask use, Fauci confirmed this week that he contracted the virus.
According to CNN:
Fauci, 81, has mild symptoms and has been boosted twice, the institute said in a statement. The institute told CNN that he is being treated with the antiviral medication Paxlovid.
NIAID said Fauci found out that he was positive on a rapid