- The cartoon features an image of Fauci as a faucet drowning the US economy with orders of "shut up and obey!"
- This comes amid the White House's escalating attacks on Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert who's been critical of President Donald Trump's coronavirus response.
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Dan Scavino, President Donald Trump's longtime aide and deputy chief of staff for communications, posted a cartoon on his Facebook page on Monday night mocking Dr. Anthony Fauci.
The post features an image of Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert who's helping lead the federal government's coronavirus response, with a faucet coming out of his nose. The drawing shows Fauci's faucet drowning the US economy with orders of, "Schools stay closed this fall!", "Indefinite lockdown!", and "Shut up and obey!" in a cascade of "extra cold" water.