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Ant Middleton announces he's REFUSING to accept COVID-19 as a threat

by Angelia Calabrese (2020-03-20)


SAS: Who Dares Wins star Ant Middleton has sparked outrage, after announcing that he's refusing to accept COVID-19 as a threat, amid the growing pandemic.

noah1.jpgThe 39-year-old former solider took to Instagram earlier this week to announce that he was continuing on with life as usual, Remove Frame despite Britain's lockdown, and ended his video recording with the terse statement: 'F**k COVID-19!'

Speaking into his camera, the TV personality said: 'Am I still out travelling the world? Yes. Am I still shaking hands? Yes. Am I still cuddling fans at the airport? Yes. Am I washing my hands and keeping my hygiene to a high standard as always? Yes.


















Tough guy: SAS: Who Dares Wins star Ant Middleton has sparked outrage, after announcing that he's refusing to accept COVID-19 as a threat, amid the growing pandemic


'Has my life changed? No. Am I going to let some disease, COVID-19, dictate my life? Absolutely not. Get out there, don't change, F**k COVID-19!'






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Captioning his clip, Ant said that fans should thank him if they end up contracting the virus from him, because it will ultimately make them stronger.

He said: 'I do love my fans who come up to me and want a cuddle or a handshake but feel really awkward, so I simply pull them in anyway. 


















Feeling invincible: The 39-year-old former solider took to Instagram earlier this week to announce that he was continuing on with life as usual, despite Britain's lockdown























































Outraged: His comments sparked outrage among Twitter users, who took to the micro-blogging site in droves to discuss his comments


'Don't worry if I give it to you, your immune system will be stronger after then you can come back and thank me with a kiss! Stay clean and keep doing your thing!

'P.s I haven't got covid-19 but probably have had it like the majority of you but Ssshhh! #f**kcovid19 #runandhide.'

In an apparent attempt to clarify his stance, Ant shared another video on Thursday, in which he insisted that he doesn't 'need' the advice of experts. 



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