The COVID-19 pandemic has affected almost everyone in some way, some more than others.
A Norwegian COVID-19 denier and conspiracy theorist, Hans Kristian Gaarder, age 60, has died of COVID. You can read about it here:
A leading conspiracy theorist who thought COVID-19 was a hoax died from the virus after hosting…
A Norwegian COVID-19 denier, who threw illegal gatherings, has died from the virus, officials said. Hans Kristian…
Steven Karanja, a Kenyan OB-GYN physician and COVID vaccine opponent, who advocated steam inhalation and hydroxychloroquine, has died of COVID:
Stephen Karanja: Kenyan anti-vaccine doctor dies from Covid-19
In 2014, his association opposed the government's rollout of a tetanus vaccine targeting women, claiming it was a…
Rocker Ted Nugent, who once dismissed the seriousness of COVID-19, caught it and was ‘in agony.’ I wish Mr. Nugent no harm, but perhaps it is a good thing he was in agony. It may have caused him to think more seriously about the virus than otherwise.
Ted Nugent, who once dismissed COVID-19, sickened by virus
Rocker Ted Nugent is revealing he was in agony after testing positive for coronavirus - months after he said the virus…
On the other hand, there are plenty of people who have developed COVID-19, even died from it, who believed in its deadly potential.
The rain falls on the just and the unjust.
But, as American journalist Heywood Broun (1888–1939) wrote, perhaps tongue-in-cheek:
“The rain falls on the just
And also on the unjust fella.
But mainly on the just because
The unjust steals the just’s umbrella.”
Last Thanksgiving, 2020, a group of family members met in a Southern CA desert town. None of us had qualified to be vaccinated. We tried to be careful.