New York has been hit hardest by the coronavirus, but if you listened only to the mainstream media you couldn’t be faulted for not knowing that.
While the major networks sing Andrew Cuomo’s praises, the fact of the matter remains that if New York were its own country, it would rank #1 in coronavirus deaths per capita. (This is also true of New Jersey – which is the only state with more coroanvirus deaths per capita than New York). Despite that fact, the media has instead decided to criticize states where cases are rising (usually only criticizing red states specifically, such as Florida), ignoring the relative lack of severity of those cases. more here