CarlsonCast March18--7am hour

President Donald Trump speaks during a press briefing with the coronavirus task force, at the White House, Tuesday, March 17, 2020, in Washington. (AP: Evan Vucci)

7am hour -- Pres. Trump pushes back on Chinese propaganda about origin of COVID-19 outbreak, the political correctness portraying Chinese origin of the outbreak as racist, two Seattle city council women contort their anti-Amazon crusade into a tax hike for COVID-19 relief,

what the Seattle Times reported about social distancing in 1918 during the Spanish Flu pandemic, the 1918 pandemic is believed to have killed 17-50 million (and possibly up to 100 million) worldwide, the 1918 shutdowns are nearly identical to the shutdowns we're seeing now.

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