Because the Coronavirus continues to unfold in terrifying trend throughout numerous areas of America, some folks nonetheless aren’t taking it critically. That features former UFC heavyweight fighter Brendan Schaub, who has used his podcast and social media platform to downplay the hazards of the virus.

Even contracting the illness himself and passing it on to his household hasn’t modified his opinion.

“I went about dwelling my life. I received it, and you recognize what? I’m tremendous!” he mentioned after doing a comedy tour of Texas, one of many present hotspots for COVID-19.

As if that wasn’t eye-roll inducing sufficient, Schaub shared pictures on social media of motorbike rides he went on after starting to really feel higher. The federal government of California has requested that individuals who take a look at constructive for Coronavirus self-quarantine.

Schaub has since deleted the posts that present him out and about following his constructive take a look at outcomes, however in fact the Web by no means forgets:

Schaub’s continued insistence that the virus isn’t any massive deal comes at a time the place states like Arizona, Texas and Florida sit proper on the sting the place hospital beds, medication for therapy and PPE for healthcare suppliers run low. Whereas many who catch the virus do certainly get well quickly sufficient with out severe well being penalties, it appears fairly egocentric to disregard the truth that this virus does certainly kill many and critically harm the our bodies of many extra.