TED KOPPEL (SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR): And then, of course, we have the other kind. In case you can't read it from all the way over there. "Say no to the prick," it says.
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JUDY MOKOVITS: I believe Dr. Fauci has manufactured the coronaviruses
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DR. ANTHONY FAUCI (GUEST): You know, Ted, I think this is a dramatic example of the divisiveness in our country. We've had a complete distortion and throwing aside of scientific facts and evidence. And a certain part of the country believed the hoax aspect, the fake news aspect.
The other half was longing for clarity, longing for facts, longing for truth. So for better or worse, for one reason or other, I became a symbol that was unrealistic, like Saint Anthony. Ok, it was kind of great, but that's not reality.
On the other hand, I've had people who have threatened my life because I'm speaking public health measures.