Would you take a coronavirus vaccine? What if it came from Dolly Parton?
Nov 16, 2020
Episode 322

Would you take a coronavirus vaccine? What if it came from Dolly Parton?

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Now there's two promising vaccines, but who will trust the government enough to take them? Let's do the numbers.

With the promise of another coronavirus vaccine from Moderna, in addition to last week’s blockbuster news from Pfizer, we were inspired to go back and do the numbers: Once there’s a vaccine for COVID-19, who’s actually going to take it? The answer is … not ideal. Also on the docket for today: high-stakes content moderation, low-stakes voter fraud and, yes, Dolly Parton’s own efforts to fund a coronavirus vaccine.

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