Ted Cruz has decided to join in the growing chorus of voices from Republicans claiming that Democrats and the corporate media are “giddy” over the fact that the pandemic is still getting worse. There is no evidence to back up this claim, but that has never stopped people like Cruz in the past. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins explains what’s going on.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced