Post #1014: Vaccine, the gateway drug of Socialism.


Sometimes I’m shocked by what doesn’t show up in the news.

Today I got an email from the Commonwealth of Virginia, telling me that my COVID vaccination request has now been transferred from Fairfax County to a state-run system.

Put aside my surprise.  (Last I heard, Fairfax County was going to keep its vaccine appointment system separate from the state system.)  And annoyance.  (Now there’s yet another vaccine appointment system I have to deal with).

What really caught my eye is the Commonwealth’s emphasizing that the vaccine will be absolutely free, to me.  No out-of-pocket costs.

No cost whatsoever to me.  For a vaccine that I can’t have. 

Because I’m waiting my turn like a good little Socialist. Continue reading Post #1014: Vaccine, the gateway drug of Socialism.