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Hit Me with Your Third Shot

Hit Me with Your Third Shot

What A Day - August 18, 2021 - 22:07

The Biden Administration is expected to announce as soon as today that boosters should be in order for most fully vaccinated people who got either the Pfizer or Moderna shots. The recommended third dose should come approximately eight months after the last shot. But those who received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine will have to wait on a possible booster shot until results from a study are released in a few weeks.The Taliban has started to speak publicly about its plans for Afghanistan, and offered many reassurances that people who formerly assisted the U.S. and NATO, as well as women, will not be targeted. Those promises, however, have been met with skepticism by Afghan civilians as well as other countries.And in headlines: the legal settlement over the opioid crisis hits a snag, Chris Cuomo finally opens up about his brother, and New Zealand locks down for a single COVID case.Show Notes:NYT: Malala, “I Fear for My Afghan Sisters” – https://nyti.ms/3k3pYBJFor a transcript of this episode, please visit crooked.com/whataday

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