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I mean, there are some philosophical and value-related judgments and..

.. arguments built in to what you post, there, even as it is certainly "accurate".

We ARE, of course, all "going to die anyway" at some point.. But that doesn't change the fact that a quite significant number of covid deaths HAVE involved patients in an "end of life" status, either due to age or disease or both.. And there is a quite valid philosophical debate, I believe, as to "at how much risk we should be willing to put our invulnerable population to protect those who for the most part have very little life and in many cases very little 'quality' life left". I'm not advocating for one side or the other right here on that argument, BTW.. in fact I've been on record here since the beginning as saying "death is death" and that death "but for" covid is, on some level, death "because of" covid. But I do recognize the philosophical arguability of the point.. Particularly when you start talking about forcing (or effectively forcing) medical treatments and procedures on people, or forcing children into developmentally-damaging dynamics during the most critically formative years of their lives..

[Post edited by EAPo at 10/05/2021 7:48PM]

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Posted: 10/05/2021 at 6:25PM


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