When Bolsonaro was stabbed during his presidential campaign, he demanded to be transported to Albert Einstein Hospital. The paramedics preferred to take him to a privately owned closer hospital commonly chosen by the country’s most senior politicians. But Bolsonaro insisted he be taken to Albert Einstein Hospital, believing that a Jewish hospital was the only place he would be safe. It was in that hospital bed that Bolsonaro was given a gift he'd never forget.
In their continuing series on fake nationalism, Jazz and James discuss the origins of the dollar bill Bolsonaro carries with him everywhere.