Dan just got up & said a third dose will help stop transmission. Based on what data, from where? What evidence exists to support this claim? Seriously they could say this strain came from a unicorn farting & half the media would have a headline the next day 'UNIFART VARIANT'. 🙄
Once again he repeats that currently the vax is doing next to nothing to stop transmission.
Omg he's just said a third dose will protect you for the rest of this year.
I'm becoming convinced the next thing will in fact be unicorn farts.

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