[ExI] [Extropolis] unvaccinated

Dylan Distasio interzone at gmail.com
Wed Jul 21 19:00:48 UTC 2021

On Wed, Jul 21, 2021 at 2:44 PM John Clark <johnkclark at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 21, 2021 at 12:46 PM Dylan Distasio <interzone at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> *>Here's another reason they have hesitancy...Public health agencies have
>> lost credibility by not actually "following the science."   Not a single
>> child in the US under the age of 18 has died of CV-19 without a serious
>> pre-existing condition *
>> https://thefederalist.com/2021/07/21/johns-hopkins-team-there-are-still-zero-covid-deaths-among-healthy-kids/
> First of all, the article you cite is a year old

I'm not sure what you're talking about.  Both the Federalist piece and the
WSJ OpEd by Johns Hopkins researchers referenced are from today.   They are
not a year old and are current.   I suppose you will ignore Johns Hopkins
research because it doesn't agree with your narrative.

>  And children can certainly become infected with COVID-19 even if they
> don't show any symptoms and thus give the disease to other people.

There is not substantial evidence of younger children easily spreading
CV-19 or appreciably impacting community spread , but if you're vaccinated,
you have nothing to worry about either way, right?  Right?

> By the way Dylan, you're not a kid, have you been vaccinated?
My vaccination status is none of your business so I'm not sure why you're
asking.   It has zero to do with the risk calculation around vaccinating
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