Twitterati is all praise for radio superstar and talk show host Howard Stern. The celebrity recently ranted on the people who are not willing to take the vaccine to fight COVID-19. This has brought Stern applause from his fans on Twitter. Last Tuesday, Stern, on his SiriusXM program, ranted about the people who were against the vaccination drive going all around the world.
What Did Stern Opine?
Stern mentioned that during school days, children had to get vaccines for measles and mumps. He said that this was no different. He also expressed his irritation and frustration on the authorities who are yet to make the vaccination against the deadly COVID-19 virus compulsory. He went on to say that the people who were against vaccination drives were “imbeciles” and blamed them for filling up the hospitals.
Hospitals Overwhelmed by “Anti-vaxxers”
Stern said that it is for these people that the hospitals are clogging up, and if someone has a genuine health issue like a heart attack, then he becomes devoid of proper treatment. He also said that he Is of the opinion that if someone gets the virus because he is not vaccinated, he should not go to the hospital.
How Did Twitter Respond?
Twitter was trending with Stern on the top. People from all over the globe pooled applauded for the radio superstar. During the rant, he also said that he desired freedom as well. But that should not come at the cost of others’ lives. Stern condemned the people who considered mandatory vaccination as a violation of their rights.
Twitter went on a streak of merciless tweets against the people who were not willing to take vaccines. Stern, however, was humble enough to state his desires of going outdoors, playing chess, and taking pictures. However, he held onto his opinion on vaccination with strong sentiments. It is pretty evident from the responses to Stern’s comment that even people are frustrated and want the pandemic to end. For that to happen, vaccination is mandatory!