Biggest quote that was interesting– people are more afraid of contracting COVID than having COVID.
“Today, Gunner announced that due to Omicron, he is taking the concept of lockdowns one step further. Effectively 1pm today, anyone who is not vaccinated is, by decree, designated as locked out of civil society in the region. Without notice, and effective almost immediately, the unvaccinated citizens in the Northern Territory are to remain confined in their homes and are not permitted to work.”
Cillizza is only now realizing that there was a lot of shame attached to getting COVID, and a lot of fear of COVID, and is looking to say that maybe we should remove the stigma now that everyone’s getting Omicron.
“A huge new study has found the risk of serious heart problems called myocarditis in men under 40 soars with each dose of a Covid mRNA vaccine – and is sharply higher than the risk from a coronavirus infection itself.”
While there was obviously a logical possible protection achieved by wearing something covering your face, it was obvious that it was never what they were telling you it was. From YouTube videos earlier on comparing the different face coverings to studies out now, it was all about doing “something” in the face of the illness, having an illusion of control rather than actual control.
Despite the fact that recent numbers all but say the opposite, the President and CNN continue to call this the pandemic of the unvaxinated instead of acknowledging reality.