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Let's get to the bottom of it.
I don't give a crap what the CDC or FDA defines something as retrospectively.
A drug is a substance you introduce into the body that modifies a biochemical process with the intent of producing a specific result.
A vaccine is a substance you introduce into the body that is part or a modified whole of an infectious agent modified to not be harmful, and which causes the immune system to believe (falsely) that it is being invaded by the actual infectious agent and respond in kind. By doing so the immune system gains knowledge of the invader so a subsequent actual invasion is met with an appropriate response (and thus you do not get sick.)
A substance that is designed to cause the body to produce a thing via its cellular machinery rather than by inhibiting or accelerating a chemical reaction is neither a vaccine or a drug. It is a genetic modification of the body's cellular processes.
In 2018 I wrote on a Chinese bio-engineer who had done exactly this to two embryos which were then implanted into a woman and resulted in two live births. The intent of this modification was to produce resistance to HIV. The condemnation of that act was swift and universal; China's government in fact went after the people responsible and the international scientific and medical community reacted with horror.
With good reason.
Now Scott Gottlieb, aka "Monstrous Asshole who ought to be in prison", has compared the upcoming Covid "refactored" boosters to a software upgrade.
This of course is an admission the original was a "software load" -- that is genetic modification which is exactly what that "bio-engineer" in China did.
There is no such thing as a safe means of performing this act. None.
There may never be such an act that is safe. In fact, absent strict proof one must presume its not.
You are reprogramming the cellular machinery on purpose with such an action. To do this safely you must know all of the following:
A "traditional" whole-or-part protein vaccine does not implicate any of this because the substance itself is introduced into the body. The cellular machinery is not tampered with because the attenuation or destruction of the agent's replication capacity is why it's a vaccine and not an infection; it is incapable of getting into the cells and reprogramming the cellular machinery as an active, live virus does because it was intentionally damaged to prevent that from happening.
"Vector" injections irrespective of the mechanism violate all three of the above constraints. By design they enter the cells of the person injected and cause reprogramming of the cellular machinery. This means that by design whatever cells take up that set of instructions will be targeted and destroyed by the immune system.
We now know this occurs in a very large percentage of the population who took these shots and we are seeing that show up in non-Covid mortality that has accelerated materially starting exactly with the widespread introduction of these jabs. It has occurred reliably across the world since the beginning and middle of 2021.
We also know that viruses do occasionally integrate into the host's DNA. We know this because a significant part of our DNA is traceable to viral genomes. There is no other possible way for that to have happened over hundreds of thousands or millions of years (before man was man) than for it to occur when an organism gets infected. In addition we know that viruses frequently do not completely clear in an infected person which means their cellular reprogramming remains available to be executed and thus we must presume anything that reprograms the cellular machinery also may not clear until and unless proved otherwise.
To make this worse we knew in December of 2020, before the shots rolled out that the "spike" protein standing alone was dangerous; no less than The Salk Institute published a paper on this that was then peer reviewed and released early in 2021. That's a direct violation of the third bullet point and it stands as fact.
What's even worse is that there is evidence the second bullet point required for safety is violated as well because circulating spike protein has been detected months after being jabbed. This is extremely strong evidence that the jab is not cleared but rather has become integrated into the person's cellular machinery in some part of the body.
And finally we have evidence at this point that the damage from the immune system attacking the "factory" cells which are induced to make the protein via reprogramming is, in fact, dangerous and in some cases fatal.
Now this sort of risk might be worth it if you have an otherwise-fatal condition. If you have clinically-active cancer, for example, then if left untreated you will die. Therefore attempting to reprogram your cellular machinery to target and destroy said tumor(s) might well be worth the above three concerns because the alternative is that you're dead for certain and thus you can only make your personal situation better. I will note that Moderna has been trying for over a decade to do exactly this for cancer and has never succeeded because the toxicity of the therapy was unacceptable even in someone who was going to die for sure if they did nothing. Let that sink into your head for a bit.
These idiots are now talking about using this technology for flu shots!
Covid, like the flu, is not dangerous to most people. It's damned inconvenient and, occasionally, kills. If you're seriously compromised medically then the odds go up that the virus will flatten you. If you're healthy (for real, not the "healthy at any size" bullcrap) the odds of it putting you in the hospital or killing you are statistically tiny and we know how to treat it too if we stop acting like we can't and don't.
As a partial aside may I note that one of the things we know potentiates heart attacks and strokes is poor glucose control. We know why it happens too; excessive glucose damages the endothelial layer of the blood vessels (the inside wall) and the cilia inside said wall that form part of that layer's defensive function against damage, both physical and via infectious agent. This makes it more-likely for inflammatory reactions to occur and not be reabsorbed back into the body and if a piece of one of those gets through the wall and breaks off it will block the circulation and cause a heart attack, stroke or pulmonary embolism. It is not cholesterol per-se which does this despite common claims of those who ought to know better because they've looked at either diseased arteries themselves or images thereof; the damage is clearly inside the arterial wall, not a "clump" stuck inside such as with a clogged up drain.
Folks, there is no -- and I do mean no, as in zero -- injection that can control to the last bit of material where whatever is injected goes in the body. If you inject under the skin into the dermal layer, into a muscle, into adipose tissue (fat) or otherwise some of what you inject will inevitably wind up in the circulation and thus go everywhere. It cannot be otherwise. Muscle tissue in particular is some of the best-perfused (that is, imbued with capillaries, arteries and veins) of all tissue in the body because muscles require that circulation in order to obtain the ATP (energy) they use to produce output and to remove the metabolic byproducts of doing so.
There is no such thing as an injection that hijacks the cellular machinery to produce a thing that is safe in either man or beast and that cannot be changed because the very character of what you're intending to do is dangerous unless it can be 100% confined to the desired tissue and you can prove with 100% certainty that the cellular reprogramming you cause is "one and done" and never, in any person, becomes integrated and thus continuous.
An injection by its nature can never guarantee said confinement and in this case we have evidence that integration does, in at least some people, occur.
This crap and ALL future attempts to use such "vector" methods UNLESS hard scientific proof is presented that ALL THREE of the above bullet points are met, with the penalty for fraud being death for every single person involved in said fraud, must be banned except in persons who have an otherwise-terminal condition or disease, in which case with informed consent it is of course acceptable because the alternative is certain death.
Anyone attempting to promote, sell, mandate or inject someone with such a substance under any other set of conditions is in fact acting with depraved indifference, that is the legal definition of murder.
What's worse is that if we keep this crap up we will eventually wind up with a modification that is passed to the next generation and once that happens the only way to "take it back" will be to literally hunt down and kill every person genetically polluted in that fashion. With such a thing in mass-distribution if such is passed down through even a single generation eradicating it will lead to a very-literal catastrophic collapse in human society.
THIS RISK MUST NOT BE ALLOWED.
Nobody has any reason to trust any medical practitioner in any respect who does not recognize, proclaim and enforce the above, and nobody has any reason to allow any political, commercial or social entity to attempt to violate same.
PS: When it comes to the "new formula" its even worse then all of the above; all the data we have came from eight mice. Not one human, eight mice. This, by the way, would never pass regular approval but as we now know under "EUA" literally anything goes. That would be bad enough, but what's worse is that those eight mice produced wildly different outcomes. Yet there is no explanation as to why, or to what it means. Nobody knows yet 170 million such doses were ordered and will be "offered" to people anyway. If you allow that crap to go into you or anyone you love or care about then you're stupid beyond words, and if you or they get severely screwed or die, given these facts -- you deserve it.
.... every business model you see in the financial and personal world was just transplanted into health care?
Let me explain.
How many companies have gone from "you buy it, you own it" to you pay for it as a service over the last 10 or 20 years?
Music (where'd the CDs go?) and video (DVDs? Ah, Netflix!)
Accounting and sales management for business (e.g. Salesforce)
How many more would like to go there?
Transportation perhaps? Nobody owns a car, you "hail" one? Or more to the point, over the last 10 or so years it has become nearly impossible to do something basic like get a new key for your vehicle to replace a lost one without paying a dealer $300 for something that costs $20. Why? Because the manufacturer has explicitly made it impossible to obtain the security key required to pair the new key; you bought the car but they won't give you the security code! Or you have a module fail that can't be replaced without the dealer's tool to code it to your vehicle's VIN and the car won't run without that module working. You are effectively forced to pay continuing rent on something you allegedly "own."
Housing? Bloomberg recently ran an article on exactly that, which I reported on (and why it was bad for a huge percentage of the population.)
Now granted, there are times that paying what amounts to a rental fee is a net positive. If you fly into some city and need a car, it would be stupid to buy one. You only need it for a week. Odds are you may never need it there again. In addition there is no cost to you beyond the immediate loss of use when you terminate the agreement.
Now look at Quicken.
Your data is in their format. Stop paying, what happens?
Your data is in their format. Stop paying, what happens?
See the problem?
Same problem exists when you build for a "cloud" platform. It's their data format and their application APIs, which are theirs.
Stop paying, what happens?
Ok, now think about this.
Pfizer is already saying they think you need a booster Covid shot.
Moderna has in the pipe a whole plethora of..... annual mRNA shots.
What happens if you stop paying?
Nobody knows in this case.
We don't know because we didn't test, we didn't force them to test and we didn't publish the data because we don't have it. How do we know they don't have it? How do we know that once you took the first one of these jabs you didn't buy into a perpetual "vaccines as a service" product and if you stop you will run a greatly-accelerated risk of death?
OAS and ADE, to name two reasons to be concerned and one of the reasons we do not license vaccines for 5 to 10 years or more as that has to be excluded and doing so is virus-specific.
Oh, they'd never do that you might claim.
Except they already have with health care.
Insulin, anyone, for Type I diabetics? A biologic that has been off patent for decades and yet has seen the price skyrocket? How's that, when its not patented? Simple: Nobody goes to jail because we didn't tell the government that they will either enforce the law (15 USC Chapter 1) that makes such collusive action illegal or we will make everyone involved stop. They will either stop voluntarily or they will stop because they are no longer breathing, but they WILL stop.
Do you really think this isn't what most of medicine is about today?
Of course it is. Why else would you have an FDA that will approve drugs that are not either (1) better or (2) cheaper with that being the requirement to be proved? It isn't, you know. Witness the most-outrageous recent example for Alzheimer's, which hardly stands alone and all of the advertising for various drugs, none of which is proved to be better or cheaper. Notice how as soon as such drugs become generics all those ads disappear. Where did Viagra ads go when the patent expired? Notice how the advertising disappeared last April?
Oh, and as for scams, the patent was supposed to run out in 2012. Men got fucked (no pun intended) for another eight years.
Why do you think you get told to go ahead and eat the carbs -- chase it with drugs if you're Type II diabetic? The zero cost option is to stop eating the carbs. If you do it early enough then there's a good chance your body will heal and the damage will not only stop, it will be reversed. No, this doesn't mean you can go back to eating the pizzas with wild abandon, but it does mean you'll never need a single blood-sugar related drug, nor will your toes and fingers drop off and your kidneys will likely not fail.
The problem is that if you let your doctor talk you into doing it his way for long enough the damage will be irreversible and then you're beholden to ever-more expensive drugs and, ultimately, likely surgeries and even dialysis. If you walk that path you may or may not expire from something else first but you certainly will spend a hell of a lot of money on the journey with virtually all of it being unnecessary.
What makes you think that's not what they just did under cover of a respiratory pandemic that was destined to burn itself out like every other respiratory viral pandemic for which we have good records spanning more than 100 years, and in fact which had done so in the United States and was on the wane before the first shot went into the first arm?
What if your life and that of your children are now a service, courtesy of Moderna and Pfizer at whatever cost they wish to impose on you now and into the indefinite future with the price of quitting being a much-higher risk of death, and what if that is in fact exactly what pharma, the medical industry, Trump and Biden all had in mind originally and still do?
Think I'm wrong?
Have a look at the 2018 MTS and what happened to Medicare payments. This fiscal ended in September of 2018, the second year of Trump's Presidency. Prescription drug spend was down from 95 billion to $82 billion, a decrease of close to 15%. Hospital spend was nearly flat - up right at 1%.
Do you think Pharma and hospital administrators liked that? The next year drug spend was up 3.6% and then ending in September of 2020 it was up 5.3%.
Hospitalization? That posted a 26% increase year ending September 2020 with hospitals being paid $39,000 per person by Medicare to shove a tube down your throat and kill you instead of being paid to give you drugs early with them only getting paid when you didn't get intubated and die.
In other words health care as a service which in fact paid more to kill Seniors was good for a 26% increase in what the federal government spent despite killing a half-million people with the vast majority of them being Senior Citizens on Medicare. We didn't pay for performance we paid for a subscription even though what it bought sucked and in fact killed your Grandmother.
Do you think that's stopped? Well then you better look at the current MTS which says that while hospitalization spend is down (gee, all the old people who could be easily killed seem to already be dead and we ran out of suckers we could exploit by sticking a toe tag on them) when it comes to prescription drugs the current year spend via said subscription model scam is up 12.4% over last year thus far on a comparable-period basis!
Don't you think we should have proved that wasn't the model being intended for these shots to be forced on EVERYONE before we started letting people get stabbed when the data before us, on October 15st of 2020, was that indeed that was exactly the model the health care system had run for the previous fiscal year into the maw of the pandemic and got paid to deliberately not treat people early which both led to their death and got them paid a record amount, an utterly obscene additional EIGHTY TWO BILLION DOLLARS above the previous year's expense?
You better hope that's not what they tricked you into because if it is you're screwed at least economically and may be fucked out of your life. I remind you that the MTS proves that is exactly what they did to Seniors when it came to medical care just during the first six months of the pandemic to the tune of $82 BILLION which was in fact paid out as a reward for generating 500,000 CORPSES.
But you still won't make them stop -- will you?
That refusal is why we all deserve what's probably going to happen.
When it does just remember this: That wasn't an accident, it wasn't unforeseen and all of it was and is illegal but you sat back and not only let it happen, many of you cheered it on.