In testimony yesterday, CDC Director Robert Redfield claimed that masks are better than vaccines at preventing the spread of COVID-19:

Well, this is something else, as Brit Hume notes. “Does he expect people to believe that?”:

Yes, it is “something to see”:

This is one possibility:

It’s both?

And why is he undermining the vaccine:

Here’s a reminder just how much he’s shifted his position:

The White House was still pushing back against his statement this morning:

But Redfield didn’t back down when challenged by the president last night: