Trump threatens to unleash panic across America-- but says ‘I don’t want to do that’
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President Donald Trump threatened to unleash mass panic during a Monday afternoon press briefing on COVID-19.

Responding to a question from CNN's Jim Acosta, Trump argued he could "cause panic even better than you."

The president argued he could make Acosta look like a "minor league player" when it comes to inciting panic.

Trump did not offer an examples of Acosta being a major league player when it comes to inciting panic.