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In many ways, Dr. Fauci’s failure to properly handle the pandemic response with COVID was inevitable. Men like him – according to my guest Peter Suderman of Reason.com – believe in the general infallibility of the bureaucratic process. They think that by following a mechanical paperwork process that they will come to the best, safest, and correct conclusions. These public health bureaucrats also hold a paternalistic view of the average citizen and that those citizens need their protection.