Internet explodes as Fox's Brit Hume says it's 'entirely reasonable' to let grandparents die for the stock market
Fox News Senior Political Analyst Brit Hume (screen grab)

On Fox News Tuesday, commentator Brit Hume leaned into the idea suggested by Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick that the elderly should be willing to sacrifice themselves to coronavirus so younger people can go work and boost the stock market, telling host Tucker Carlson that such an idea was an "entirely reasonable viewpoint."

On social media, Hume's comments triggered a fresh wave of outrage: