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A recent National Review article asked, “Could We Really Be Vaccinating First-Graders by Autumn?” Let’s put aside the politics for a moment. This is a bad idea, a tremendously bad idea.
First, Covid is a seasonal virus that, having found its place in the population, can be expected to remain only at low levels now that herd immunity is near. Vaccination is not needed.
Second, six-year-olds neither suffer from nor carry the virus. The vaccine is not known to be effective for 20-30 years, so we don’t know if the vaccine given today will be effective when they are old enough for it to matter.
Third and last, the present vaccine works by a novel and very troubling mechanism. It inserts mRNA into our cells which then compels our cells to make the “spike protein” which our Chinese friends worked so long and hard to modify to its present lethality. From the CDC: “(the mRNA vaccines) contain material from the virus that causes COVID-19 that gives our cells instructions for how to make a harmless protein that is unique to the virus. After our cells make copies of the protein, they destroy the genetic material from the vaccine. Our bodies recognize that the protein should not be there and build T-lymphocytes and B-lymphocytes that will remember how to fight the virus that causes COVID-19 if we are infected in the future.”
This is scary stuff. On the basis of the current panic, we are injecting people with a vaccine that will cause them to add a protein to their cell membranes. A protein that is purportedly harmless but is still recognized by our lymphocytes as foreign and thus deserving a response.
OK. It’s 2023, and in the People’s Republic of Massachusetts, Wu-flu is merely a very bad memory. Now what happens when the vaccinated person gets some sort of an immune system trigger, say a bout of hypoglycemia, or placement of breast implants, or exposure to another novel virus, or something, and the body reactivates its immune response to the novel spike protein? Are we going to see people develop autoimmunity and diseases like systemic lupus and rheumatoid arthritis and hypersensitivity pneumonitis due to these new cell wall proteins?
We don’t know, and we can’t know, because it will take 20 years to get a 20-year perspective. I think we will because nothing in medicine, politics, or life is without unexpected consequences.
This is potentially more dangerous than the lockdowns. The mRNA vaccines have the potential to cause far more harm than the disease they intend to prevent. No one except those most fraught with short-term risk should receive these vaccines. I sure as hell won’t take one.
In 1942, Edward Teller reasoned that an atomic bomb might ignite the atmosphere and oceans in a chain reaction that would consume the earth. His colleagues took this seriously enough to perform a detailed study that showed that this could not happen.
We need a Teller for the Covid vaccines.Published in