Moments ago, Joy Behar, co-host of “The View” cited a popular quote attributed to historic Soviet communist figure Joseph Stalin.
“The death of one man is a tragedy, the death of millions is a statistic,” Behar said, citing Stalin as the source.
Per Wikipedia, Stalin’s “totalitarian government has been widely condemned for overseeing mass repressions, ethnic cleansing, deportations, hundreds of thousands of executions, and famines that killed millions.”
The View's @JoyVBehar cites a quote attributed to Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin during a segment on COVID deaths:
"The death of one man is a tragedy, the death of millions is a statistic." pic.twitter.com/6IioPWYUu7
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