Yes, this story would be “heartbreaking” if it were true. But this blue-check did not lose his 6-year-old daughter to COVID-19:

You see, 50,000+ likes and 24 hours later he gets around to telling everyone that it’s a daughter of the world who died:


But, hey, mission accomplished:

Note that it’s not just us calling him out. This is Farhad Manjoo of the New York Time:

And Ryan Grim from The Intercept:

We don’t know what story he’s referring to, but a 6-year-old girl did reportedly die from COVID-19 in Florida in late August, but not much was released about her death.

CNN: “It’s unclear whether she contracted the virus after being in contact with a known case or if her infection was travel related.”

Good advice:


Tags: COVID-19