THIS WEEK IN TERRIBLE TAKES: Neil deGrasse Tyson Says Vax Hesitancy Cost GOP Tight Races

Scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson felt the need to blame “vaccine hesitancy” for the lack of a red wave during this year’s midterms; he quoted an article on Twitter that claimed COVID killed more Republicans and probably cost them in tight races.

“Vaccine hesitancy, which was much higher among Republican voters than Democrats during COVID, led to disproportionate deaths among conservatives, and may have cost them the mid-term elections in close races.”

He was, of course, blasted on Twitter: