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Pfizer, BioNTech, Moderna Rake In $1,000 Per Second From Covid-19 Vaccine (RT)
Pfizer Strikes Deal For Generic Versions Of Covid Pill For World’s Poor (G.)
Fauci: US Can Get Covid Under Control By Next Year With More Jabs (G.)
More People Died In Pfizer Vaccine Clinical Trial Than Reported (Berenson)
Dutch Lockdown Cost-Benefit Analysis: “Costs Are Disproportionately High” (DS)
How Hospitals Became Vaults That Hid Evidence of Covid-19’s Toll (IC)
Support Dr. Paul Marik & the Hippocratic Oath (Capuzzo)
8 Dead, 100 Infected at Almost Fully Vaccinated Connecticut Nursing Home (NBC)
States Vote To Compensate ‘Vaccine-related Injuries’ Due To Mandates (RT)
Judge Nap Warns Federal Government Crosses Constitutional Lines (Cambone)
Biden DOJ Activated Counterterrorism Division Against Protesting Parents (ZH)

 

 

 

 

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They suck you dry and you treat them like saviors.

Pfizer, BioNTech, Moderna Rake In $1,000 Per Second From Covid-19 Vaccine (RT)

The top three Covid-19 vaccine makers are making around $65,000 per minute as wealthy nations snap up their products, while plans to offer the jab to poorer nations at a discount have largely fallen through, new research reveals. “It is obscene that just a few companies are making millions of dollars in profit every single hour, while just two percent of people in low income countries have been fully vaccinated against coronavirus,” the African Alliance and People’s Vaccine Alliance Africa declared on Tuesday. Pfizer, BioNTech, and Moderna are making $65,000 every minute off the sale of their blockbuster Covid-19 vaccines, the organizations revealed on Tuesday, noting that the firms have off-loaded the majority of their jabs to wealthy countries.

The pharma trio will have realized $34 billion between them, the NGOs calculate, with sums that work out to $1,000 per second or $93.5 million per day. Despite these prodigious profits, a whopping 98% of people in low-income countries remain unvaccinated, according to People’s Vaccine Alliance Africa (PVA) and the African Alliance. The organization added that while Pfizer and BioNTech had delivered less than 1% of their supply to low income nations, Moderna had done even worse, meting out just 0.2% of its own supplies to low-income nations.

“Pfizer, BioNTech and Moderna have used their monopolies to prioritize the most profitable contracts with the richest governments, leaving low-income countries out in the cold,” the African Alliance’s Maaza Seyoum told MedicalXpress on Tuesday. While AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson were more successful in distributing their jabs on a not-for-profit basis, they plan to wind down that arrangement in the near future, foreseeing an end to the Covid-19 pandemic. The PVA has called for Big Pharma to temporarily suspend intellectual property rights regarding Covid-19 vaccines, waiving intellectual property rights under a World Trade Organization agreement, but wealthy nations like Germany and the UK have blocked that move.

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They’re saints!

Paxlovid does the same ivermectin does, but not nearly as good. It does cost 100 times more.

Pfizer Strikes Deal For Generic Versions Of Covid Pill For World’s Poor (G.)

US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has announced a deal to make its prospective antiviral Covid-19 pill available more cheaply in the world’s least-wealthy countries. Pfizer will allow generic manufacturers to supply its promising Paxlovid pill to 95 low-and middle-income nations covering about 53% of the world’s population, the company said in a statement on Tuesday. Under the licensing agreement deal struck with the global Medicines Patent Pool (MPP), Pfizer – which also produces one of the most widely used Covid vaccines with German lab BioNTech – will not receive royalties from the manufacturers, making the treatment cheaper. The agreement is subject to the oral antiviral medication passing ongoing trials and regulatory approval.

Interim data from ongoing trials demonstrated an 89% reduction in the risk of Covid-19-related hospitalisation or death compared to a placebo, in non-hospitalised high-risk adults with Covid-19 within three days of symptom onset, said Pfizer. Similar results were seen within five days of symptom onset, it added. The Geneva-based MPP is a United Nations-backed international organisation that works to facilitate the development of medicines for low-and middle-income nations. If approved, the pill could be on the market in “a matter of months”, MPP policy chief Esteban Burrone told Agence France-Presse. Pfizer also said Tuesday that it was seeking an emergency use authorisation, or EUA, in the US for the Covid pill. Pfizer will forego royalties on sales in all countries covered by the agreement while Covid-19 remains classified as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by the World Health Organization.

Paxlovid, or PF-07321332, is an investigational antiviral therapy designed to block the activity of the Sars-CoV-2-3CL protease – an enzyme that the coronavirus needs to replicate. Taking it together with a low dose of HIV medicine ritonavir helps slow the breakdown of PF-07321332. It therefore remains active in the body for a longer period at a high concentration, to help combat the virus. “We believe oral antiviral treatments can play a vital role in reducing the severity of Covid-19 infections, decreasing the strain on our healthcare systems and saving lives,” said Pfizer chairman and chief executive Albert Bourla.

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He says this about twice a year. Who needs a sales rep when you have Fauci?

Fauci: US Can Get Covid Under Control By Next Year With More Jabs (G.)

Anthony Fauci, the top infectious diseases public official in the US, said on Tuesday that if America further ramps up vaccination rates and those already immunized take booster shots that it is feasible Covid-19 could be reduced from a pandemic emergency to endemic status next year. More than 70% of adults in the US are fully vaccinated. Fauci said if a lot more Americans take the vaccines, and if the US makes boosters available for everyone, the country could get control of the virus by spring of 2022. But with his forecast Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and the chief medical advisor to Joe Biden, was acknowledging what experts now widely believe: that Covid-19 cannot be eliminated and will likely become endemic, meaning it will always be present in the population to some degree, such as the flu or chickenpox.

Booster doses of the vaccines are vital for reaching the point where falling infection rates allow the disease to be downgraded from the current pandemic public health emergency to the status of endemic, Fauci explained in an interview on Tuesday during the Reuters Total Health conference. “To me, if you want to get to endemic, you have got to get the level of infection so low that it does not have an impact on society, on your life, on your economy,” Fauci said. “People will still get infected. People might still get hospitalized, but the level would be so low that we don’t think about it all the time and it doesn’t influence what we do.” Even to get to that point, many more people need to take the vaccine for the first time and others need to get boosters, he added.

Booster shots are currently available – at least six months after completing prior vaccination – to the immunocompromised, those 65 and older and other people at high risk of severe disease or frequent exposure to the virus through their jobs or living situations. Some states and New York City have already expanded booster availability more widely than the federal recommendations. An influential US panel that advises the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will discuss on Friday expanding eligibility for booster shots to all adults, which could make the shots available as early as this weekend. “Look what other countries are doing now about adopting a booster campaign virtually for everybody. I think if we do that … by the spring we can have pretty good control of this,” Fauci said.

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We’ve accepted far too many Big Pharma internal trials as gospel.

More People Died In Pfizer Vaccine Clinical Trial Than Reported (Berenson)

On July 28, Pfizer and its partner BioNTech posted a six-month data update from their key Covid vaccine clinical trial, the one that led regulators worldwide to okay the shot. At a time when questions about vaccine effectiveness were rising, the report received worldwide attention. Pfizer said the vaccine’s efficacy remained relatively strong, at 84 percent after six months.It also reported 15 of the roughly 22,000 people who received the vaccine in the trial had died, compared to 14 of the 22,000 people who received placebo (a saline shot that didn’t contain the vaccine). These were not just Covid deaths. In fact, they were mostly not from Covid. Only three of the people in the trial died of Covid-related illnesses – one who received the vaccine, and two who who received the saline shot. The other deaths were from other illnesses and diseases, mostly cardiovascular.

Researchers call this datapoint “all-cause mortality.” Pfizer barely mentioned it, stuffing the details of the deaths in an appendix to the report. But all-cause mortality is arguably the MOST important measure for any drug or vaccine – especially one meant to be given prophylactically to large numbers of healthy people, as vaccines are. Although the researchers released their update in July, the data was already more than four months old. They had stopped collecting information about deaths as of March 13, the “data cut-off.” But even at the time, their figures were somewhat troubling. In their initial safety report to the FDA, which contained data through November 2020, the researchers had said four placebo recipients and two vaccine recipients died, one after the first dose and one after the second.

The July update reversed that trend. Between November 2020 and March 2021, 13 vaccine recipients died, compared to only 10 placebo subjects. Further, nine vaccine recipients had died from cardiovascular events such as heart attacks or strokes, compared to six placebo recipients who died of those causes. The imbalance was small but notable, considering that regulators worldwide had found that the Pfizer and Moderna mRNA vaccines were linked to heart inflammation in young men. (I reported accurately on this study on Twitter on July 29, and the next day Twitter suspended me for a week for doing so, the fourth of my five defamatory “strikes” for Covid “misinformation.”)

At best, the results suggested that the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine – now pushed on nearly a billion people worldwide at a cost of tens of billions of dollars and ruinous and worsening civil liberties restrictions – did nothing to reduce overall deaths. Worse, Pfizer and BioNTech had vaccinated almost all the placebo recipients in the trial shortly after the Food and Drug Administration okayed the vaccine for emergency use on Dec. 11, 2020. As a result, they had destroyed our best chance to compare the long-term health of a large number of vaccine recipients with a scientifically balanced group of people who had not received the drug. The July 28 report appeared to be the last clean safety data update we would ever have.

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So they start another lockdown.

Dutch Lockdown Cost-Benefit Analysis: “Costs Are Disproportionately High” (DS)

In a post written back in August, I said the following: “To my knowledge, no Western government has published a cost-benefit analysis of lockdown (presumably due to what it might show).” While this may have been technically correct – since I said “published” – it appears that at least one Western country did carry out a cost-benefit analysis (though that analysis was never published).According to Dutch newspaper Het Parool, documents obtained via freedom of information request show that the Ministry of Economic Affairs carried out a cost-benefit analysis in March/April of 2020. The FOI request was apparently made by a 66 year old lockdown sceptic by the name of Jan van der Zanden, who just assumed the Ministry of Economic Affairs would have tried to gauge the costs and benefits.

What did the Ministry conclude? In short, that the costs of lockdown far outweighed the benefits. They assumed that one year of lockdown would prevent the loss of about 100,000 QALYs (quality-adjusted life years). And they attached a value of €80,000 to each QALY, which is the typical upper limit applied in analyses of this kind. Hence the expected benefits of lockdown were €8 billion. As to costs, they projected an economic contraction of €40 billion, a loss of €25 billion due to the cessation of regular healthcare, plus a loss of €5 billion due to the “psychological consequences” of lockdown. Total expected costs were therefore €70 billion – almost nine times greater than the benefits. The authors concluded that the “costs are disproportionately high”. They also said that “a one sided focus on mortality should be avoided” and the “health of the elderly should not be given an indisputable priority”.

The authors even proposed an alternative to lockdown, which involved expanding care and testing capacity to “get society going again”. Widespread testing would mean that infectious people could be isolated “in a targeted manner” and those who had “built up immunity” could return to work. In the end, of course, the analysis by the Ministry of Economic Affairs was ignored. To date, the Dutch have endured 144 days of curfews and stay-at-home orders, along with assorted other restrictions. And the country has just entered another “partial lockdown” in response to rising infections.

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They closed their doors.

How Hospitals Became Vaults That Hid Evidence of Covid-19’s Toll (IC)

United Memorial Medical Center is a small hospital in a working class part of Houston, with just over 100 beds and 40 doctors. Most of its patients lack health insurance, and a wrecking company is located opposite its main building, which has the look of a brutal mall from the 1970s. Yet nearly every major U.S. news outlet — the New York Times, the Washington Post, CNN, NBC, CBS, and others — published stories or photos about United Memorial in the first year of the Covid-19 pandemic. One of the pandemic’s iconic pictures shows the hospital’s then-chief of staff, Dr. Joseph Varon, embracing an older patient. No other hospital came close to getting as much coverage in the early phase of the pandemic.

The reason is simple: Unlike virtually every other hospital in the country, United Memorial was opening its doors to journalists trying to document the suffering on the front lines of the pandemic. The photographer who shot the picture of Varon visited the hospital more than 20 times. Because journalists were being turned away elsewhere, they flocked to United Memorial. “One of the things a hospital has to do, to provide care for an acute illness, is to educate the public,” Varon told The Intercept. “And the only way I can educate the public is through the media. I need the world to understand what is going on.” An investigation by The Intercept reveals that in the first months of the pandemic, only a small number of the more than 6,000 hospitals in the U.S. let journalists inside — and when access was permitted, it was usually limited to a short time span.

The upshot is that most hospitals, citing safety and privacy concerns, turned themselves into vaults that hid the strongest evidence of the virus’s lethality. Doors were shut so firmly that an award-winning documentarian even gave up on his effort to film in the U.S. and instead made his documentary about a country where he could get access to Covid patients: China. When it began in the U.S., the pandemic was a mass casualty event with few pictures of the casualties. Journalists who have covered wars and epidemics told The Intercept that the obstacles they encountered during the first waves of the pandemic were unparalleled in their careers.

Isabeau Doucet, who reported on cholera in Haiti, was completely shut out. “I spent months trying and failing to get access to hospitals or even to get permission to interview doctors who I had spoken to off the record,” Doucet said. “The stonewalling from hospitals was unlike anything I’ve ever experienced.” Misha Friedman, who worked in public health before becoming an award-winning photojournalist, was shocked at the obstruction in New York City. “I tried to go through doctors and nurses, I tried to go to the top, I even went to someone who was on the board [of a hospital], a billionaire, and he said, ‘I understand, but I don’t want to get involved,’” Friedman explained. Lucas Jackson, a photographer with Reuters, noted recently that he “worked for one of the biggest news companies in the world and couldn’t get access to a single hospital within 100 miles of NYC.”

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“Marik is suing his hospital for the simple right to treat his covid patients with life-saving drugs.”

The Pfizer contracts say he doesn’t have that right.

Support Dr. Paul Marik & the Hippocratic Oath (Capuzzo)

RESCUE has been flooded with stories from doctors, nurses, and people all over the U.S. and the globe about how Dr. Paul Marik saved their world. Add your voice! The legendary professor and doctor—whose heroic ICU work and treatment protocols of FDA-approved drugs have saved hundreds of thousands of people—goes to court in Norfolk, Virginia this week to fight for the right to be a doctor. Marik is suing his hospital for the simple right to treat his covid patients with life-saving drugs. Seven of them died needlessly in one week, Marik says, because the hospital banned his treatments, including safe FDA-approved drugs like ivermectin and intravenous Vitamin C.


Where will it stop? The most shattering unreported development in the covid time is the unprecedented government-pharma-media assault on the Hippocratic oath. Now they’re trying to break the doctor-patient bond between perhaps the best covid-19 doctor-researcher in the world, founder of the FLCCC Alliance, and his patients. Dr. Sheila Furey of Richmond is leading protestors to the Circuit Court of Norfolk on Thursday, November 18, 2021, Judge David Lannetti presiding. It’s time “to let the judge know the doctor-patient relationship is sacred,” she says. It’s time to stand up for Paul Marik and speak his historic compassion and contributions. Please tell us your story.

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Gee, what a surprise.

8 Dead, 100 Infected at Almost Fully Vaccinated Connecticut Nursing Home (NBC)

Eight people are dead and just shy of 100 more have become infected with COVID-19 after an outbreak at a Connecticut nursing home. The outbreak at the Geer Village Senior Community, a nursing home and rehabilitation center in Canaan, started around the beginning of October when the nursing home was reporting three positive COVID-19 cases. Now, eight residents have died, and 67 residents and 22 staff members caught COVID-19 sometime in the past month and a half. Nursing home officials said 48 residents and 21 staff members have recovered from the virus. The state Department of Public Health said they’re monitoring and providing on-site consultation at this facility.

“Family members of residents in long-term care facilities should also encourage their loved ones being cared for in these facilities to get a booster vaccine,” a spokesperson for the DPH said. The nursing and rehab center houses only 70 residents and all eight people who died has serious underlying health issues. Of the 89 total infections, 87 people were fully vaccinated, the nursing home said. “While we must continue with Covid-19 prevention protocols, we want to assure everyone we are doing our best to keep residents and staff safe,” officials said. All visits will continue to remain on hold because of the outbreak; anyone who wishes to see their loved ones can do so virtually or through window visits.

“Despite the highly infectious nature of this disease, our employees were able to protect their residents, themselves, and their families through the initial peak of this pandemic. They did this during a time when we least understood Covid-19 and struggled to find the supplies and funding to persevere as the virus spread. We are tremendously proud of our employees for their dedication to the people we care for,” Geer Village Senior Community CEO Kevin O’Connell said in a statement.

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“Though the mandate was put on hold by an appeals court last week – with a federal judge issuing a harsh rebuke to the White House, blasting the mandate as “staggeringly overbroad” and an unprecedented use of “extraordinary power” – the Biden team has continued to urge businesses to follow the edict regardless.”

States Vote To Compensate ‘Vaccine-related Injuries’ Due To Mandates (RT)

The Idaho state house passed legislation that would enable people to receive workers’ compensation if they fall ill due to a mandated Covid-19 shot, with the bill finding bipartisan support in the Republican-dominated state. Approved overwhelmingly in a 67-3 vote on Tuesday, House Bill 417 seeks to amend Idaho’s code pertaining to workers’ compensation to “provide that vaccine-related accidents or injuries shall be compensable” by employers or insurers. “If the employer is telling you, you have to do this in order to work here, if they’re doing that, then, by golly, I think our system ought to provide a fair compensation method,” Democratic Rep. John Gannon said in support of the measure.


The bill is now destined for the GOP-majority Senate, where it stands a good chance of passing, while Republican Governor Brad Little is expected to sign it into law. His administration has joined a growing number of states that have brought legal challenges to President Joe Biden’s federal vaccine mandate, which applies to any company with more than 100 employees and will be enforced by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) starting early next year. Idaho is currently involved in three such lawsuits. Though the mandate was put on hold by an appeals court last week – with a federal judge issuing a harsh rebuke to the White House, blasting the mandate as “staggeringly overbroad” and an unprecedented use of “extraordinary power” – the Biden team has continued to urge businesses to follow the edict regardless.

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“It’s terrifying to me that [the U.S. government’s] behavior no longer shocks,”

Judge Nap Warns Federal Government Crosses Constitutional Lines (Cambone)

Without even hearing the federal government’s argument on the imposition of COVID-19 vaccine mandates, it’s very obvious they are in violation of the constitution based on the actions taken by seated judges’, according to Judge Andrew Napolitano, former Judge of the New Jersey Superior Court. In an exclusive interview with anchor Daniela Cambone of Stansberry Research, Napolitano joins to share a gleamingly judicial perspective on current legislation passed from the federal government to circuit courts, which requires large employers to mandate employees to get vaccinated or submit to weekly COVID-19 testing.

This being a first time, as pointed out by Judge Napolitano to Cambone, the federal government has moved the goalposts when imposing federal powers related to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. “The federal government, through the department of labor, through OSHA, has never claimed the right to force employers to enforce a federal regulation, [and] not a federal statute that was enacted by Congress.” Biden’s efforts to enact policies overstepping constitutional lines fall short of anything greater than a “whim,” Judge Napolitano says, and the congress won’t enact legislation because members know they won’t be there once their respective terms’ end due to the unpopularity of this position.

The U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals issued a temporary order that blocked President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate for businesses with over 100 employees from taking effect, siding with Utah and several other states on Friday. “It’s terrifying to me that [the U.S. government’s] behavior no longer shocks,” he says. “It is the dulling of our sensitivities and sensibilities, between right and wrong, that terrifies me,” Judge Napolitano concludes.

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You don’t like CTR for your kids and you’re a terrorist?

There will be a very strong reaction to wokeism. Rittenhouse verdict today?! Mayhem ensured.

Biden DOJ Activated Counterterrorism Division Against Protesting Parents (ZH)

House Republicans in the Judiciary Committee have sent a Tuesday letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland after an FBI whistleblower provided ‘a protected disclosure’ revealing that “the FBI’s Counterterrorism Division is compiling and categorizing threat assessments related to parents, including a document directing FBI personnel to use a specific “threat tag” to track potential investigations.” The evidence – an email sent the day before Garland testified on October 21 – “referenced your October 4 directive to the FBI to address school board threats and notified FBI personnel about a new “threat tag” created by the Counterterrorism and Criminal Divisions.”

“This disclosure provides specific evidence that federal law enforcement operationalized counterterrorism tools at the behest of a left-wing special interest group against concerned parents,” the letter continues. The new information directly contradicts Garland’s sworn testimony. Garland notably came under fire last month during Congressional Testimony, where he denied “weaponizing” the FBI against parents opposed to Critical Race Theory and vaccine related mandates – using a flimsy memo from the National School Boards Association as justification. Of note, neither the memo nor the DOJ have provided specific examples of alleged ‘threats’ against school administrators.

The controversy began on Oct. 4, when Garland announced a concentrated effort to target ‘any threats of violence, intimidation, and harassment’ by parents toward school personnel. The disclosure came days after a national association of school boards asked the Biden administration to take “extraordinary measures” to prevent alleged threats against school staff that the association said was coming from parents who oppose mask mandates and the teaching of critical race theory. According to the DOJ, a task was to be assembled to determine how to use federal resources to prosecute offending parents as well as how to advise state entities on prosecutions in cases where no federal law is broken. The Justice Department will also provide training to school staff on how to report threats from parents and preserve evidence to aid in investigation and prosecution.

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  • #92742
    those darned kids
    Participant

    “Isn’t if fun living in 1984!”

    Airstrip One (AP): Medical authorities are at a loss today to explain the sudden passing of Ingsoc F.C. left back, Winston Smith, 27, from a medical emergency during a match versus visiting B.B. United. Mr. Smith collapsed minutes after the matched commenced, seemingly for no reason.

    “We’re happy he passed away doing what he loved”, commented a team spokesperson. “As we all know death is life.”

    #92743
    Germ
    Participant

    “Where All The Cookies Go?” ™

    “NHS panic as mortuaries fill with thousands of non-Covid deaths – urgent inquiry calls”

    https://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/1522592/NHS-news-mortuaries-fill-panic-deaths-inquiry-covid

    #92744
    Veracious Poet
    Participant

    At this point in WWIII I’m patiently awaiting TPTB’s decision on who gets to *SNAP* their fingers & execute 50%+ of the rabble into the ether…

    Or have they already chosen the mercenary?

    Time will tell…

    Oh, on the subject of cults (like Mormonism, which doesn’t hold up 30 seconds into a rational apologetic review), humankind is rife with them.

    Wherever tribalism exists there is a cult at it’s core…

    Proper application of Natural Law as an OS was meant to be a vaccine against multiculturalism poisoning the jurisprudence of western civ, no surprise that the robber barons hired lawyers and/or apparatchiks to subvert & remove it from memory.

    Isn’t it about time to unleash Burn-Loot-Murder/PantiFa/Gangs to finish destroying what threads remain of the social contract, again?

    Looting, drugs + other immoral behavior et al. is legalized in many demorat fiefdoms, just behold the darkness unleashed on San Fransicko…

    Good luck making the cut, too bad so sad We the Sheeple chose poorly 😐

    #92745
    Germ
    Participant

    “More People Died in Key Clinical Trial for Pfizer’s COVID Vaccine than the Company Publicly Reported”

    More People Died in Key Clinical Trial for Pfizer’s COVID Vaccine than the Company Publicly Reported

    ps. There’s a bonus “Never forget” read here too!

    #92746
    ezlxa1949
    Participant

    The Conversation editorial this morning:

    It’s a common phrase to see online at this point in the pandemic – that vaccinated people who contract COVID are just as infectious as unvaccinated people.

    However, it’s false, according to Victoria University immunologists Jack Feehan and Vasso Apostolopoulos.

    It’s borne out of studies that show vaccinated people have a similar peak viral load to unvaccinated people if they do get the Delta variant of COVID.

    While this is true, this does not mean vaccinated people are as infectious to others as people who haven’t been vaccinated. Firstly, because vaccinated people are less likely to get COVID in the first place.

    And secondly, even if the peak is similar, research suggests vaccinated people clear the virus faster, have less time with very high levels of virus present, have less virus overall, and are contagious for a shorter period of time.

    So, on average, they’re likely to be less contagious than people who haven’t been vaccinated.

    Got work to do now, but later today I’ll read the article. Wil I understand it?

    #92747
    ezlxa1949
    Participant

    Casualty estimates:

    World War I (Great War): 1.7 to 2.3% of global population.

    World War II: 3 to 3.75% ditto. Over twice as many civilians died as military.

    World War V (accine): stay tuned

    #92748
    Germ
    Participant

    “No Cookies for Kids!” ™

    Dr. Ros Jones MD FRCPCH on the balance of risk of the vaccines versus the risk of Covid itself in children.

    https://rumble.com/vkkn7g-covid-vaccines-and-children.html

    #92749
    Germ
    Participant

    #92750
    Veracious Poet
    Participant

    In healthy, robust civilizations brigandage has always been a eradicate-on-site offense.

    Western civ is clearly terminal, where Lies=Truth, Crime=Victims, Healthy=Malady, Rule-Of-Law=Racism, Capitalism=Looting, Murder=Science, ad infinitum…

    If you don’t see the event horizon forming, you aren’t paying attention 😐

    #92751
    Germ
    Participant

    Terrifying:

    #92752
    Veracious Poet
    Participant

    The first Austrian old woman that is 100% anti-unvaccinated sounds like she would support a new Kristallnacht, followed quickly by a final solution, is clearly a poisoned wretch that has no connection to the Loving, Healing, Creative Power of the Infinite.

    Her disturbed mental state reminds me exactly of a friend’s grandmother that died from cancer in FEB 2018…

    Following the rise of Trump she spent every waking moment being poisoned by the cackling heads on MSNBC & actually destroyed a TV by throwing a glass at it when Trump came on the mass psychosis unit about 6 months before she croaked.

    She was a truly vile CULT creature with a smothering darkness circumambient about her, driving all but her alcoholic/addict NPD daughter from her presence…

    My “conservative” CULT mother (fka JFK dumbocrat mom) has much the same ambience, albeit to a lesser, somewhat tolerable level after she went cold turkey from the nostrum broadcasts of primate IQ reading CULT news actors, which is banned in our home 😐

    #92753
    WES
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    The one thing the vaccinated want most is the reassuring illusion provided by big government that they can go about their lives with little risk. By getting vaccinated they have invested in this false illusion and will agree to any measures that promote their illusions. They are willing to trade their freedom for the false sense of security provided by big government.

    It will take years to pick their false illusion of security.

    #92754
    those darned kids
    Participant

    vp: you’ll notice that when the interviewer mentions that the vaccines don’t stop transmission, each person suddenly wants to walk away..

    #92755
    boscohorowitz
    Participant

    Fauci Claws was fun, tdk.

    #92756
    Mister Roboto
    Participant

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has suspended implementation and enforcement of the Biden administration’s vaccine mandate for private employers after a federal court blocked the measure.

    Everybody dance!

    #92757
    boscohorowitz
    Participant

    “…later today I’ll read the article. Wil I understand it?”

    In Vakzi Nation, article reads you!

    #92758
    those darned kids
    Participant

    how true is this, raúl?

    #92759
    boscohorowitz
    Participant

    “my heart belongs to metal”

    Have you no religion, sir? Freakin hillbilly.

    I will attempt to enculturate us to a higher level:

    So Highbrow he has no forehead

    #92760
    boscohorowitz
    Participant

    When people become divided along any lines and don’t find ways to accommodate the other, eventually one group gets herded to the cattle cars when the chips are down, security wanes, and moral high dudgeon prevails. Eventually some kind of Final Solution is sought.

    So-called dumbocrats/libtards, currently holding the upper hand, are creeping ever closer to their Final Solution moment. So-called repugnicans/’muricans would do the same thing if they were in the catbird seat. In fact, I suspect that pretty soon they will do just that, hunting down ardent pro-vakzers to kick them out, kick them around, or worse.

    Every side thinks it’s the right side.

    fu

    #92761
    those darned kids
    Participant

    thanks, bosc.

    i’ll take your forehead and raise you one cat.

    #92762
    chettt
    Participant

    I never would have thought that Austria might lead the revolution but who knows…

    “Austria rises against “health dictatorship”
    November 16, 2021- 15:33 by Emilien Lacombe
    The police and the army refuse to control the health pass in the name of “freedom and human dignity”. They will join a large demonstration against compulsory confinement on November 20, 2021 in Vienna.

    Only a few days after Austrian Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg decided to confine unvaccinated people, politicians and unions, call for a vast uprising against this freedom-killing measure, unique in the world.
    The leader of the Freedom Party (FPÖ) Herbert Kickl, called for a ” mega-demonstration” on November 20 in Vienna.
    Shortly thereafter, Austrian Armed Forces Union (FGÖ) President Manfred Haidinger followed suit and joined in in a letter published on 14 November. He intends to “defend fundamental rights and freedoms”. The FGÖ specifies that “everyone” is authorized to demonstrate, even in the event of confinement!
    The obligation of control imposed by the Minister of the Interior, Karl Nehammer has already been rejected by the police union. In addition, the Union of Austrian Armed Forces announces that they will participate in this great gathering in Vienna.”

    L’Autriche se soulève contre « la dictature sanitaire »

    #92764
    oxymoron
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    #92765
    boscohorowitz
    Participant

    First, I will cash in a told-you-so: I said awhile back that, about the time it looked we would be turning into a totalitarian Vakzination, covidiocy would peak and pull back leaving the likes of Fauci and Gates increasingly uncomfortable and ineffective working their phony bully pulpits.

    I thought this was happening last spring/summer but there was still a few more biollion dollars to be grabbed the Phizer et al, and lockdowns etc. returned with a lunatic venageance now at apogee, headed for reentry and a likely burn-up.

    Austria pretty much says it all in that regard.

    Second, I believe that we are already seeing the collapse of Biden’s presidency, and will within a year or so see his complete fall into disgrace.

    Third, it is possible that Trump will reclaim the presidency although it’s only one of many possibilities, all of which I see cewntering around the rise of a populist demagogue amid increasingly radical publis sentiment and action.

    The blind leading the blind

    #92766
    John Day
    Participant

    There, I caught up on the comments. I can go to bed.
    “Tomorrow’s another day”

    My reading tells me that most troll-bots have intermittent human minders, so are really more occasional-cyborg.
    TAE may be advanced training for simulating human trolls in AI.
    That which shan’t be named was the commentarian name of a regular human a decade hence.
    The current experimental voice of that same name is not the original voice. It can’t answer a question from the wayback-machine…

    #92767

    how true is this, raúl?

    Very. They shut down the entire hospitality industry on Tuesday. For one day, mind you. In the prior 10 days, revenue was down 3–50%. People stay away, and waiters don’t want to check their vaccine status.

    #92768
    those darned kids
    Participant

    that’s great. unfortunately, where i live in canada, cafes, etc., are playing along, and very many people seem to be acting as if this is all normal.

    personally, being served by someone in a mask while i dine unmasked is contrary to all i believe makes life so wonderful.

    i’d rather eat off a dirty floor.

    #92769
    phoenixvoice
    Participant

    Re Campo family vax deaths…
    At first I wondered if the siblings were vaxxed at the same time/place, receiving the same lots. But, they have family in another country dying as well? May be some rare genetic anomaly getting triggered by the vax. “Safe”…NOT.

    #92770
    phoenixvoice
    Participant

    Vittoria Campo…
    I briefly studied Italian in college and fluency in Spanish helps. According to the Italian article she had meth (don’t recall now if it was methadone or methamphetamine) and cocaine in her bloodstream….
    Hunh. I suppose I could have just used Google translate, but it was more fun thinking through the Italian, recognizing the words, remembering how Italian sounds, piecing together meaning when I am only confident in the meaning of a little over half the words.

    #92777
    Dimitri
    Participant

    Re: Vittoria Campo

    I translated the last paragraph of the article where her mother says she was not vaccinated. I have no way to know if this is true or not but since it’s her mother speaking…

    Re: Athens

    Very true. The hospitality sector was closed last Tuesday and in some areas the closed shops were like 90%. This is the first time such a strike was so massive.

    #92778
    Mister Roboto
    Participant

    Third, it is possible that Trump will reclaim the presidency although it’s only one of many possibilities

    I think the main obstacle to that would be his health. The man never has been very big on taking care of himself the way someone his age really should.

    #92891
    Michael Reid
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    WES:
    You think like my dad when it comes to wood in terms of wood volume measure of cord being 128 cubic feet typically described a 8 feet long by 4 feet wide by 4 feet high. So I measured the volume of wood that I currently have (had no idea) and it is around 8 cord. I normally have more at this point as I have wood storage locations that have not been filled yet. I am still felling the forest interfering with solar access to the arrays. I typically cut the logs at 48 inch length and stack on the hillside until I return for retrieval. If too heavy to carry by hand or handle due to large diameter or super wet I cut these at 16 inch or 32 inches. If too heavy to carry I will flip end over end or roll.

    One thing that I have realized is even without enough wood at the start I can cut over the winter selecting fairly dry wood that will burn to get me through the season.

    Another thing that I have realized is that the way I am currently logging would not be possible without gasoline and oil.

    So I recently ordered from Lee Valley
    21 inch buck saw
    36 inch buck saw
    Replacement blades
    Iltis Double-Bit Axe – 35”
    Oxhead Splitting Axe – 31”
    Replacement Handles for splitting axe
    Iltis Oxhead Curved Adze
    Replacement Handles for Adze

    I find myself wondering what life would be like if the civilization and population implodes

    Regarding maple syrup, I did that once with a girlfriend’s dairy farmer’s father and my father just a little north of Brockville. They predrilled the tree, hammered in the tap, hung the bucket under the tap, and on to the next tree. We collected the sap from the trees and dumped into a holding tank on the wagon pulled by the workhorse team then back to the sugar shack where the wood fired evaporator yielded syrup. Some good

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