Las Vegas Mayor said she is willing to offer the city as a "control group"
WHAT IS CONTROL GROUP?
control group is defined as the group in an experiment or study
CNN's Anderson Cooper spoke to Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman
the interview is going viral.
Goodman has been an adamant proponent of reopening the city, even calling the shutdowns "total insanity."
During today's interview Goodman said she is willing to offer the city as a "control group" if Las Vegas is allowed to reopen. Goodman told Cooper that with no cure or vaccine, the shutdown could go on for months or maybe even a year.
The interview quickly began trending on social media, with almost everyone appearing to react negatively. former Las Vegas resident Jimmy Kimmel called Goodman an "embarrassment to my hometown."