Response to Farrar - "Pshaw," vaccine conspiracy theories waste our time
Letter to the Editor
March 24, 2022
In the last several years, so many folks (and some of them are well intentioned) have floated so many unfounded ideas. We have been subjected to flat-earth theories, Israeli space lasers causing wild fires in our western state forests, windmills causing cancer, Microchips planted in vaccines to track you and the new COVID-19 vaccines causing thousands of deaths covered up by government agencies.
Sadly, these theorists too often know how to push our emotional buttons and they know how to allude to something by use of innuendo and misinformation. That’s a common thread behind conspiracy t...