This doctor’s surgery had a message for anti-vaxxers and the internet applauded
Grim news today that the worldwide surge in deadly measles outbreaks is showing no sign of slowing down, with anti-vax misinformation blamed for a rise in deaths to 142,000 last years (and nearly 10 million cases).
Which makes it all the more important that this tide of anti-vaxxer nonsense is taken down at every opportunity.
Like this doctor’s surgery, for instance.
‘Found in my doctor’s office,’ said Redditor slimshady9395.
HereForAnArgument: ‘Every time someone says, “when we were young we didn’t have X and we turned out okay”, I respond with “well, you don’t hear from the people who didn’t because they’re not around to tell you about it.” Survivorship bias is a thing.’
anras: ‘I RODE IN THE BACK OF MY FATHERS PICKUP I DRANK FROM THE GARDEN HOSE I PLAYED IN TRAFFIC AND I ATE LEAD PAINT CHUPS NAD I TYRMED OUIT IK.’
TacitusKilgore_: ‘Dying is pretty natural though, you gotta hand them that one.’