Former President Donald Trump sat down for an interview with Candace Owens ad forcefully defended the Covid vaccines developed with the help of his Warp Speed program.

“The ones who get very sick and go to the hospital are the ones that don’t take the vaccine,” the former president told Owens. “If you do get it, it’s a very minor form . . . People aren’t dying when they take the vaccine”:

And he called the vaccines “one of the greatest achievements of mankind.” Watch for yourself:

It’s notable that he pushed back on Owens when she tried to point out the number of deaths from Covid this year with vaccines fully available when compared to last year:

There are a lot of Trump supporters who won’t be happy with this take:

And libs are confused by his comments as well:

So, he’s running?

The NYT’s Maggie Haberman offers up some alternative explanations as well:

***

Recommended Twitchy Video