So maybe it's a fool's errand, but isn't there an intersection here? Experts are needed because of all the info, but nobody trusts experts because of all the info. If we can overcome that with a personal relationship to experts, then whatever people decide, would at least be more reasonable, right?
And while I do think vaccinations are the way to go, I'm not intending to imply that our inability to get to herd immunity is the problem. It's more the vehemently different perspectives on what the right thing to do is that fucks with me, which should be a more fact-based decision than something like abortion etc.
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