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View Poll Results: Have you been vaccinated?
Yes, I am fully vaccinated. 155 85.16%
I have received 1 vaccination shot 17 9.34%
No, I intend to but haven't got around to it. 3 1.65%
No, There are personal medical reasons that I should not receive the vaccine 1 0.55%
No, COVID is a hoax. The vaccine is part of some Communist plot. 4 2.20%
No, God will protect me. You cannot trust science. 2 1.10%
Voters: 182. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 29th July 2021, 09:55 AM   #281
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Meanwhile, Chris Cuomo interviews an idiot who bans vaccinated people from his restaurant:

Quote:
The Chris Cuomo interview with Huntington Beach, CA restaurant owner Tony Roman was next level WTF.

It was almost comical.
https://twitter.com/CamJunior1972/st...65277499084804
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Originally Posted by acbytesla View Post


Two billion people have received at least 1 shot. At what point is it no longer an experiment?
I expect 2021 deaths to at least half of that!
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Originally Posted by shemp View Post
Meanwhile, Chris Cuomo interviews an idiot who bans vaccinated people from his restaurant:



https://twitter.com/CamJunior1972/st...65277499084804
That's the intellectual level we're dealing with. "Libruls" ban unvaccinated people from restaurants to keep their customers safe? Well, Trumpsters have to get back at them by doing the opposite, just do balance the slight. And then they accuse everyone else of being partisan!
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Old 29th July 2021, 10:13 AM   #284
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Originally Posted by shemp View Post
Meanwhile, Chris Cuomo interviews an idiot who bans vaccinated people from his restaurant:



https://twitter.com/CamJunior1972/st...65277499084804
"This is not an anti-vaccine stand, this is a pro-freedom stand"- right, nothing says "pro-freedom" quite like banning people who make the free choice to get the vaccine. Cuomo was certainly right- that guy came off as a compete idiot ("IQ test" indeed).
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Originally Posted by turingtest View Post
"This is not an anti-vaccine stand, this is a pro-freedom stand"- right, nothing says "pro-freedom" quite like banning people who make the free choice to get the vaccine. Cuomo was certainly right- that guy came off as a compete idiot ("IQ test" indeed).
Well, at least next time in SoCal I know where not to eat...
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Originally Posted by shemp View Post
Meanwhile, Chris Cuomo interviews an idiot who bans vaccinated people from his restaurant:



https://twitter.com/CamJunior1972/st...65277499084804
This is next level, Michael Moriarty caliber sub-intellect.
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IMNO this restaurant owner was looking for free publcity, and knew this stunt would give it to him. Whether the results are what he thought it would be is another question.
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Old 29th July 2021, 02:19 PM   #288
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Originally Posted by shemp View Post
Meanwhile, Chris Cuomo interviews an idiot who bans vaccinated people from his restaurant:



https://twitter.com/CamJunior1972/st...65277499084804
Originally Posted by Belz... View Post
That's the intellectual level we're dealing with. "Libruls" ban unvaccinated people from restaurants to keep their customers safe? Well, Trumpsters have to get back at them by doing the opposite, just do balance the slight. And then they accuse everyone else of being partisan!
One might argue that could be a good thing... get all those unvaccinated people together in a confined space so that Darwin can have a little help.
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Old 29th July 2021, 06:27 PM   #289
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One might argue that could be a good thing... get all those unvaccinated people together in a confined space so that Darwin can have a little help.
I think it's called "Culling The Herd".
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
I think it's called "Culling The Herd".
Or a Dump rally.
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What good are all these vaccinations? Until they stop the illegals from crossing our southern border we will always be at risk of it spreading
I think you've finally found a way to get the trumpkins to get the shot.

"The invasion of illegal brown communist caravan people are spreading the corona virus! They bring syphillis strain of covid! Hurry! Get your Freedom Vaccine before it's too late!"
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Old 30th July 2021, 01:24 PM   #292
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Originally Posted by acbytesla View Post
Are you suggesting that COVID hasn't been politicized? That the vaccination rates in Red states and rural areas isn't less than in Blue states and urban areas?
I'm suggesting that your poll doesn't have anything meaningful to say about the politicization of Covid, and that therefore it's kinda weird that you chose to frame it that way.
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Originally Posted by Stacyhs View Post
You really don't want a correlation between vaccination and political affiliation made, do you? Sorry, too late. It's been done.
I think the correlation is pretty obvious. What I want here is simply a coherent explanation from acbytesla for why he thinks this poll tells us anything meaningful about that correlation.

When a preacher turns to the choir, and asks for a show of hands from choir members, that doesn't tell him anything he didn't already know about who the choir members are.
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Oh FFS, just stop your incessant whining! Answer the poll or don't. Nobody cares either way what you do,
I'm happy to discuss the topic. Feel free to not, if you prefer.
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Meanwhile, Chris Cuomo interviews an idiot who bans vaccinated people from his restaurant:
Reminds me of the person in Norway who runs a bike repair shop and announced he would only hire unvaccinated people, as this proved they were "able to think for themselves".
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Originally Posted by Safe-Keeper View Post
Reminds me of the person in Norway who runs a bike repair shop and announced he would only hire unvaccinated people, as this proved they were "able to think for themselves".
Which means that he will never be quite sure of what those people actually do to the bicycles he entrusts them with.
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Originally Posted by Warp12 View Post
I am getting my first shot this week. I would have liked to have gotten it sooner, tbh.

Since the vaccine isn't required by law, I support an individual's right to make a choice. Even if I may not agree with their decision or the reasoning behind it.

Making it about politics seems rather silly to me. But to each their own.

The individual still has the right to be an *******
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Originally Posted by Warp12 View Post
I am getting my first shot this week. I would have liked to have gotten it sooner, tbh.

Since the vaccine isn't required by law, I support an individual's right to make a choice. Even if I may not agree with their decision or the reasoning behind it.

Making it about politics seems rather silly to me. But to each their own.
I don't support their "right to choose". But it can be made legally required.

I do agree that making it about politics is silly but you can blame the GOP for that. I have never seen a major political party line up against the health of the citizens.
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I'm suggesting that your poll doesn't have anything meaningful to say about the politicization of Covid, and that therefore it's kinda weird that you chose to frame it that way.
I agree. I've been wanting to post a similar poll in Community.
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I think you've finally found a way to get the trumpkins to get the shot.

"The invasion of illegal brown communist caravan "leprosy and smallpox infected" people are spreading the corona virus! They bring syphillis strain of covid! Hurry! Get your Freedom Vaccine before it's too late!"
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Yay! Just got my first Moderna jab on Thursday! The US sent a bunch down here and some made it to my town. Finally!!
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Yay! Just got my first Moderna jab on Thursday! The US sent a bunch down here and some made it to my town. Finally!!
Great news, I"m glad we're doing that.
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Originally Posted by shemp View Post
Meanwhile, Chris Cuomo interviews an idiot who bans vaccinated people from his restaurant:



https://twitter.com/CamJunior1972/st...65277499084804
I had to stop about a quarter of a way in. The stupid was starting to burn.
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Well it's two weeks from my second jab today, so I should have max immunity now.

Max Immunity. Sounds like a metal band name.
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You mean, until they vaccinate the people who cross at the border, right?
Logistics, yo. If you are coming into the country legally, there would be a case for this. If you are swarming in via illegal pathways, this is not a possibility...at least at the point of crossing.
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Logistics, yo. If you are coming into the country legally, there would be a case for this. If you are swarming in via illegal pathways, this is not a possibility...at least at the point of crossing.
Illegal pathways. It's like you're not aware that 80% of illegal immigrants actually come in the US via the legal pathways.
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What good are all these vaccinations? Until they stop the illegals from crossing our southern border we will always be at risk of it spreading
Oh bull ****. COVID-19 came to the US in business class from China and Europe. Its hosts had drinks served to them while they sat in comfy chairs in the front of the Airplane. The original vectors had passports and their visas were all in order.
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I would support it being required by law.
So, what is the plan for this? How do you see it being implemented, in the US?

If you are found to be in non-compliance with a vaccine mandate, what happens? Are you strapped down and injected with it, against your will, and then served with fines and/or imprisonment? Will we need to create an armed "Vaccine Enforcement Task Force", trained to locate and capture such people? Sounds a little dystopian, to me.

I'm just wondering how you picture this playing out moving forward, with other vaccines and/or mandates that the government might make.
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Illegal pathways. It's like you're not aware that 80% of illegal immigrants actually come in the US via the legal pathways.
As do 90% of the illegal drugs...
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Illegal pathways. It's like you're not aware that 80% of illegal immigrants actually come in the US via the legal pathways.
What is your plan for immigrants? Detain, forced vaccination, then release onto US soil, after 45 days?

What do you think of 1 million being arrested for illegal crossing, in well under a year?

If that many were arrested, how many do you think might be undetected, and to have entered via an illegal pathway? Give me a number that you can reasonably verify....then we can talk about the idea of mandating a vaccine upon them, and the logistics of such.
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What is your plan for immigrants? Detain, forced vaccination, then release onto US soil, after 45 days?
Why are you dodging my point? Did you know what I just told you?
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Why are you dodging my point? Did you know what I just told you?
I think you are missing the context of your very own posts. The discussion was clearly about illegals, and directed towards those who are not crossing via a legal point of entry. But, you diverted the subject to those using a legal pathway into the country, so I also addressed that.

I stand by my statements and questions. You are free to address them...or not.
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Originally Posted by Warp12 View Post
What is your plan for immigrants? Detain, forced vaccination, then release onto US soil, after 45 days?

What do you think of 1 million being arrested for illegal crossing, in well under a year?

If that many were arrested, how many do you think might be undetected, and to have entered via an illegal pathway? Give me a number that you can reasonably verify....then we can talk about the idea of mandating a vaccine upon them, and the logistics of such.
Probably a good idea for anti-vax Americans.

Not seeing what the balance of this post has to do with vaccinations.

Given the prevalence of COVID-19 in the USA, and the prevalence of anti-vaxers there, I see more concern about entrants in to country being infected by Americans than the other way around.
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I think you are missing the context of your very own posts. The discussion was clearly about illegals, and directed towards those who are not crossing via a legal point of entry.
I've asked you a question. Did you or did you not know this?
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Originally Posted by Warp12 View Post
So, what is the plan for this? How do you see it being implemented, in the US?

If you are found to be in non-compliance with a vaccine mandate, what happens? Are you strapped down and injected with it, against your will, and then served with fines and/or imprisonment? Will we need to create an armed "Vaccine Enforcement Task Force", trained to locate and capture such people? Sounds a little dystopian, to me.

I'm just wondering how you picture this playing out moving forward, with other vaccines and/or mandates that the government might make.
They did something like this for Smallpox in 1905 in Boston. But I think there are better ways to get this done.
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Old 31st July 2021, 09:07 AM   #316
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There's so much COVID still here, concern about potentially contagious migrants is absurd. Add to that how out of control the pandemic is in red states and one has to wonder how are people so stupid.

Can we seal off the border with FL?
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Old 31st July 2021, 09:15 AM   #317
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Originally Posted by Skeptic Ginger View Post
There's so much COVID still here, concern about potentially contagious migrants is absurd. Add to that how out of control the pandemic is in red states and one has to wonder how are people so stupid.

Can we seal off the border with FL?
I'm thinking the Mason Dixon line.
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Old 31st July 2021, 10:09 AM   #318
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Originally Posted by Skeptic Ginger View Post
There's so much COVID still here, concern about potentially contagious migrants is absurd.
Hey, anti-vaxxers, migrants, who cares? We are all one big, happy family. Right?
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You really don't want a correlation between vaccination and political affiliation made, do you? Sorry, too late. It's been done.
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I think the correlation is pretty obvious. What I want here is simply a coherent explanation from acbytesla for why he thinks this poll tells us anything meaningful about that correlation.

When a preacher turns to the choir, and asks for a show of hands from choir members, that doesn't tell him anything he didn't already know about who the choir members are.
He gave you one the first time you asked:

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But I have heard people in Castle Rock say that COVID is a hoax. There seems to be a lot of GOP members who are dismissive of the health crisis. I actually expect everyone to on ISF to say they have been vaccinated. But maybe I'm wrong.
http://www.internationalskeptics.com...8#post13527858
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Originally Posted by Warp12 View Post
Hey, anti-vaxxers, migrants, who cares? We are all one big, happy family. Right?
I guess you didn't know after all.
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