• Am I a Chump for Waiting for the Vaccine?

    21 days ago - By The Atlantic

    I've always been a rule follower. So when I learned that my state, Virginia, was currently vaccinating only people older than 65, people with health conditions, and essential workers, I decided to patiently wait my turn. I didn't prowl around pharmacies and hospitals at closing time, hoping for an extra dose. A few weeks ago, I signed up for Virginia's COVID-vaccine waitlist, closed my laptop, and turned on Netflix. I was thrilled when I saw pictures of elderly people getting vaccinated. Finally, the most vulnerable are protected! Then friends with preexisting conditions started posting...
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