Ig Nobel Prize winner Trump teaches a new lesson

Donald Trump, one of the nine co-winners of the 2020 Ig Nobel Prize for Medical Education is in news headlines worldwide yet again, for his educational endeavors with the Covid-19 virus. The Washington Post reports today (December 11, 2020):

White House orders FDA chief to authorize Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine Friday or submit his resignation

In the three months since winning his Ig Nobel Prize, Trump has continued to experiment in many ways, sometimes personally with the virus and with an assortment of drugs.

The 2020 Ig Nobel Prize for Medical Education

The image you see here is the certificate awarded to Mr. Trump at the 30th First Annual Ig Nobel ceremony on September 17. The certificate is signed, as per tradition, by several Nobel Prize winners.

That Ig Nobel Prize for Medical Education was awarded to Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil, Boris Johnson of the United Kingdom, Narendra Modi of India, Andrés Manuel López Obrador of Mexico, Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus, Donald Trump of the USA, Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, Vladimir Putin of Russia, and Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow of Turkmenistan, for using the Covid-19 viral pandemic to teach the world that politicians can have a more immediate effect on life and death than scientists and doctors can.



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