Less than 2 weeks ago, I was mocked by Laura Ingraham and Florida Gov DeSantis for warning about the rise of delta variant in the Southern US https://t.co/IksXpkw8Me— Prof Peter Hotez MD PhD (@PeterHotez) July 4, 2021
Florida cases have risen ~50% in 2 weeks. Florida is one of the states with least #COVID19 safety measures. Maybe banning mask rules and banning vaccination verification was a bad idea. 🤷🏻♂️ #DeltaVariant doesn’t care it’s summer. pic.twitter.com/gyXT2wURp2— Eric Feigl-Ding (@DrEricDing) July 5, 2021
The infectious Delta variant has become California’s most identified strain of the coronavirus— Los Angeles Times (@latimes) July 4, 2021
The variant might be twice as contagious as the initial variants of the coronavirus that spread rapidly around the globe last year.https://t.co/yPYDCi6yLq pic.twitter.com/gAdhKPppv1
EFFICACY DROP—New Israel 🇮🇱 Health Ministry data show that 2-doses Pfizer vaccine against #DeltaVariant over the past month is now just 64% effective in preventing #COVID19 infection. In constrast in May, before #DeltaVariant prevalent, vaccine was 94%. 🧵https://t.co/OWp1M58Hmc pic.twitter.com/zWwXro2Eb8— Eric Feigl-Ding (@DrEricDing) July 5, 2021
5) Are hospitalizations increasing now in Israel? Yes, up “like clockwork” says @JeffSmithi24. Israel is 60% 2-dose Pfizer fully vaccinated. No other country has vaccinations higher than 🇮🇱. This, #DeltaVariant is a threat to every country right now. Leadership pay attention. https://t.co/BsdZACL84o— Eric Feigl-Ding (@DrEricDing) July 5, 2021
“The easiest way to make the Delta variant go away is to turn off CNN,” wrote the QAnon-endorsing Republican L. Boebert.— ✨Harry Potter Resists✨ (Commentary) (@HarryPotterMAGE) July 5, 2021
She was rightfully slammed as “unbelievably ignorant” on Twitter.#ExpelLaurenBoebert‼️#DemVoice1 https://t.co/aJkKAhERKX
The Delta variant is now the dominant #COVID19 strain in CA.— Gavin Newsom (@GavinNewsom) July 5, 2021
The science shows that getting vaccinated can help protect you.
Getting a shot is free -- and can save your life.
Get vaccinated. https://t.co/oPcH2D5Aqu
⚠️England🏴 plans to end mandates for masks & social distancing on July 19, says Boris Johnson (who was #COVID19 hospitalized). Now UK callously tells citizens to "learn to live with the virus." ➡️Meanwhile #DeltaVariant hospitalizations ⬆️47% in 1 week.🧵https://t.co/pPTBnEPxne pic.twitter.com/vVRuEFMbeO— Eric Feigl-Ding (@DrEricDing) July 5, 2021
Oh man…Pfizer vaccine drops to 64 percent effectiveness in halting infections as delta variant spreads, Israel's health Ministry says - Israel News https://t.co/hGgjHuPrmy— Bianna Golodryga (@biannagolodryga) July 5, 2021