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Michael Droy

The question is not whether we are 80% safer or 95% safer.
The question is whether it was a big risk to start with, or that lockdowns and mask wearing were ever valid policies.

It wasn't, they weren't.
never mind the economy, closing health services for almost a year will shorten lives by many more years than Covid has.

Kaiser

MD: Asia, and even the UK, outcomes show otherwise.

Ken

I did read somewhere that the epidemic modelling showed that for infected vaccinated subjects transmission was definitely not zero, but less than for infected non-vaccinated subjects. I think this may be something that they will attempt to extract from the Israeli data, as one of Pfizers aims was to collect real-world data. This is going to be important as we move to a mainly vaccinated population, as it will determine the level of vaccination required to end the epidemic. As to it not being a big risk, the 3% of 30-50 year olds in Australia with COVID that spent time in intensive care would disagree.

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