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==About==
 
==About==
 
There have been repeated occurrences in which individuals who either engaged in [[COVID denialism]] or made fun of the illnesses of others have themselves fallen prey to the [[COVID-19]] pandemic.
 
There have been repeated occurrences in which individuals who either engaged in [[COVID denialism]] or made fun of the illnesses of others have themselves fallen prey to the [[COVID-19]] pandemic.
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==Reference==
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* [https://www.sorryantivaxxer.com/ sorry antivaxxer .com] "a repository of stories of anti-vaxxers who died or came close to dying of COVID needlessly from their own scientifically un-sound and stubborn beliefs."
 
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* '''2022-01-04''' [https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2022/1/4/2072603/-A-rising-star-in-the-GOP-who-railed-against-vaccine-mandates-dies-of-COVID-19 A rising star in the GOP who railed against vaccine mandates dies of COVID-19] {{fmt/quote|Orange County Deputy District Attorney Kelly Ernby died of COVID-19. She was 46 years old. [...] She fell ill just after speaking out against vaccine mandates at a rally in Irvine, California, organized by Turning Point USA on Dec. 4.}}
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* '''2021-11-08''' [https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2021/11/8/2062554/-Meet-AntiVaxxer-Charles-Edward-Robinson-II-Unvaxxed-Unmasked-Unmuzzled-Unafraid-And-Unalive Meet AntiVaxxer Charles Edward Robinson II: Unvaxxed, Unmasked, Unmuzzled, Unafraid, And Unalive]
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* '''2021-10-15''' [https://crooksandliars.com/2021/10/anti-vax-flat-earth-preacher-rob-skiba Anti-Vax Flat Earth Preacher Rob Skiba Dies From COVID-19] ([https://freethoughtblogs.com/pharyngula/2021/10/16/i-am-so-sorry-youre-dead/ via])
 
* '''2021-09-22''' [https://freethoughtblogs.com/pharyngula/2021/09/22/she-made-her-choice/ She made her choice] ([https://octodon.social/@pzmyers/106975214233080731 via]) "Kristen Lowery, 40 year old mother of four, anti-vaccine fanatic, chose poorly."
 
* '''2021-09-22''' [https://freethoughtblogs.com/pharyngula/2021/09/22/she-made-her-choice/ She made her choice] ([https://octodon.social/@pzmyers/106975214233080731 via]) "Kristen Lowery, 40 year old mother of four, anti-vaccine fanatic, chose poorly."
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* '''2021-09-17''' [https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2021/9/17/2052787/-Anti-vaxx-Alabama-Pickers-couple-dies-of-COVID-19-days-after-telling-followers-We-are-ALIVE Anti-vaxx couple dies of virus days after claiming they survived pandemic despite being unvaccinated]: RIP Dusty Graham and Tristan Graham, the "Alabama Pickers"
 
* '''2021-09-13''' [https://www.denverpost.com/2021/09/13/bob-enyart-dies-covid-19/ Bob Enyart, conservative firebrand and pastor, dies of COVID-19] [[Bob Enyart]] ({{l/wp/ref|Bob Enyart}} [https://www.denverpost.com/2020/10/20/covid-colorado-health-order-constitutional-religious-freedom-judge/ successfully sued the state of Colorado] over mask mandates and capacity limits in churches, served as the spokesman for [[American Right to Life]], and used to "gleefully read obituaries of [[AIDS]] sufferers while cranking 'Another One Bites the Dust' by Queen" on his old radio show.
 
* '''2021-09-13''' [https://www.denverpost.com/2021/09/13/bob-enyart-dies-covid-19/ Bob Enyart, conservative firebrand and pastor, dies of COVID-19] [[Bob Enyart]] ({{l/wp/ref|Bob Enyart}} [https://www.denverpost.com/2020/10/20/covid-colorado-health-order-constitutional-religious-freedom-judge/ successfully sued the state of Colorado] over mask mandates and capacity limits in churches, served as the spokesman for [[American Right to Life]], and used to "gleefully read obituaries of [[AIDS]] sufferers while cranking 'Another One Bites the Dust' by Queen" on his old radio show.
 
* '''2021-09-08''' [https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2021/9/8/2051020/-Florida-councilman-who-called-pandemic-lie-hospitalized-with-COVID-19 He smeared Dr. Fauci and called the pandemic a 'lie.' Now this Florida lawmaker is hospitalized]
 
* '''2021-09-08''' [https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2021/9/8/2051020/-Florida-councilman-who-called-pandemic-lie-hospitalized-with-COVID-19 He smeared Dr. Fauci and called the pandemic a 'lie.' Now this Florida lawmaker is hospitalized]
 
* '''2021-08-31''' [https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2021/8/31/2049169/-Conservative-radio-host-Mr-Anti-Vax-becomes-another-sad-statistic-in-the-war-against-science Another conservative media personality has died of COVID-19 after hating on vaccines] {{l/wp|WNDB}} (Florida) radio host [[Marc Bernier]], who called himself "Mr. Anti-Vax" and compared the US government to [[Nazi]]s because of its vaccination program.
 
* '''2021-08-31''' [https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2021/8/31/2049169/-Conservative-radio-host-Mr-Anti-Vax-becomes-another-sad-statistic-in-the-war-against-science Another conservative media personality has died of COVID-19 after hating on vaccines] {{l/wp|WNDB}} (Florida) radio host [[Marc Bernier]], who called himself "Mr. Anti-Vax" and compared the US government to [[Nazi]]s because of its vaccination program.
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* '''2021-02-17''' RIP [[Rush Limbaugh]]: {{fmt/quote|Limbaugh asserted that the virus was the common cold. Limbaugh said on his radio show on February 24, 2020, "I'm dead right on this. The coronavirus is the common cold, folks," alleging it was being "weaponized" to bring down Trump.}}{{l/wp/ref|Rush Limbaugh}}
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** '''2021-02-17''' [https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/rush-limbaugh-mock-aids-gays/  Did Rush Limbaugh’s ‘AIDS Update’ Mock the Deaths of Gay People?] "TRUE" {{fmt/quote|Limbaugh would later say he regretted the segment as it made fun of people who were dying excruciating deaths.}} ([https://twitter.com/snopes/status/1470755627140014082 via])
 
* '''2020-09-21''' [https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2020/9/21/1979396/-Anti-mask-pro-Trump-lawmaker-dies-of-COVID-19-after-mocking-the-pandemic-on-social-media Anti-mask, pro-Trump lawmaker dies of COVID-19 after mocking the pandemic on social media]: RIP Tony Tenpenny (R), former Nashville TN Council Member
 
* '''2020-09-21''' [https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2020/9/21/1979396/-Anti-mask-pro-Trump-lawmaker-dies-of-COVID-19-after-mocking-the-pandemic-on-social-media Anti-mask, pro-Trump lawmaker dies of COVID-19 after mocking the pandemic on social media]: RIP Tony Tenpenny (R), former Nashville TN Council Member
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* '''2020-07-30''' RIP [[Herman Cain]]:
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** [https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2020/07/herman-cain-mask-mandate-opponent-dies-covid-19-tulsa.html Herman Cain, Conservative Culture Warrior Who Opposed Mask Mandates, Dies of COVID-19]
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** [https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cain-idUSKCN24V2OD Herman Cain, ex-presidential candidate who refused to wear mask, dies after COVID-19 diagnosis]
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* '''2021-12-10''' [https://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/politics-government/article256465666.html No word on condition of Whatcom state Sen. Doug Ericksen after COVID treatment]
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** '''2021-12-11''' [https://www.huffpost.com/entry/matt-gaetz-democratic-party-ad-2022_n_61b2fc78e4b068effec861c5 Anti-mandate GOP state senator is missing, weeks after hospitalization for COVID-19]

Revision as of 17:19, 5 January 2022

About

There have been repeated occurrences in which individuals who either engaged in COVID denialism or made fun of the illnesses of others have themselves fallen prey to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Reference

  • sorry antivaxxer .com "a repository of stories of anti-vaxxers who died or came close to dying of COVID needlessly from their own scientifically un-sound and stubborn beliefs."

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watch this space