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Fauci Admits Omicron Not As Severe, Says Focus Should Be On Hospitalizations, Not Daily...

Dr. Anthony Fauci appeared on ‘This Week With George Stephanopoulos” Sunday and admitted that though the U.S. was currently seeing “unprecedented” numbers of Omicron cases, the severity of infection remained relatively low as compared to other variants.“We first got inkling of that in South Africa,” Fauci explained. “When one looked at the relationship and the ratio…

FACT CHECK: Does This Image Show A Book About The Omicron Variant That Anthony...

A viral tweet claims a book about the omicron variant was published by White House chief medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci’s sister, supposedly named Dr. Angelique Fauci. How did Fauci’s sister publish a book on Omicron in the same week Omicron was supposedly ‘discovered’?! #Plandemic #Omicron pic.twitter.com/gzv8lwkcY7 — Dee Olympia (@DeeOlympus) December 15, 2021 Verdict:…

Judge In Ghislaine Maxwell Trial Extends Deliberation Hours Due To Omicron Fears

The judge for the Ghislaine Maxwell trial informed the jury Monday that deliberations would be extended to 6 p.m., an hour longer than normal, due to concerns about the surge in the Omicron variant in New York City.“We are seeing an astronomical spike in the number of COVID-positive cases in New York City,” Judge Alison…

CDC Shortens Isolation Window For Positive COVID-19 Result To 5 Days

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated the amount of time it recommends people who test positive for COVID-19 isolate themselves, shortening the window from ten days to five.“Given what we currently know about COVID-19 and the Omicron variant, CDC is shortening the recommended time for isolation from 10 days for people with…

Amid Omicron Wave, Some Democrats Change Tune On Mandates And Lockdowns

Democratic solidarity on COVID-19 policy is beginning to break.President Joe Biden laid out his administration’s response to the Omicron variant last week as new cases surge in many parts of the country and some Americans panic about an uncertain future. But unlike during previous waves, more and more Democrats are saying no to new lockdowns…

More Than 700 Flights Canceled Amid Omicron Surge

Hundreds of flights were canceled in the U.S. on Sunday, Dec. 26, in part due to an airline worker shortage caused by the COVID-19 Omicron variant, according to the New York Post.As of midday Sunday, 830 flights into, within, or out of the U.S. were canceled, according to Flight Aware, an airline tracking website. Nearly…

Johns Hopkins University Parodies ‘Elf’: ‘Spread Holiday Cheer, Not Misinformation About COVID-19’

Johns Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School of Public Health parodied several popular Christmas movies with calls for masking, getting vaccinated, getting booster shots, and investing in public health programs, according to the school’s Instagram page.One Instagram post parodied the movie “Elf,” starring Will Ferrell. The picture shows Ferrell masked in a classroom with other children. The…

Omicron Chaos: Christmas Eve Plagued with 2,000 Flight Cancellations 

Two thousand flights have been canceled Christmas Eve in relation to the omicron variant, according to flight-tracking site FlightAware. As President Biden promised to “shut down the virus” during the 2020 presidential campaign, nearly a year later omicron is impacting airlines’ ability to transport Christmas travelers in a timely fashion. FlightAware shows about 1,175 flights…

FACT CHECK: Has There Only Been One Omicron Variant Death Worldwide?

A post shared on Twitter claims only one person in the world has died from the omicron variant of coronavirus. Only one person has died worldwide (with) Omicron… in case you were wondering — Chicago1Ray 🇺🇸 (@Chicago1Ray) December 21, 2021 Verdict: False There has been more than one death from the omicron variant worldwide. For instance,…

FACT CHECK: Tweet Claims Bill Gates Created An ‘Omicron’ Video Game In 1999

A viral tweet claims Microsoft and Bill Gates created a video game titled “Omicron” in 1999. “Omicron” was the name of a 1999 video game by Microsoft (Bill Gates) about demons pretending to be humans and harvesting their souls…. I’ll just leave that right here… — Tania The Herbalist (@taniatheherblst) December 1, 2021 Verdict: False…

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