Unvaccinated don’t just endanger themselves
Re “COVID-19 surges past 1,200 cases in county“ (July 24): I am angry and disgusted that there are so many individuals in our region who choose to remain unvaccinated, even though they have every opportunity to get the vaccine.
And yet, those testing positive for COVID-19 — including the delta variant — are overwhelmingly unvaccinated.
It is a sad commentary on our county, and country, when politics, conspiracy theories and misinformation impact entire populations during a pandemic. I truly believe that COVID-19 can be tamed, but only if these selfish individuals finally get vaccinated. It is the right thing to do; it is the smart thing to do.
I feel that stories about the relatively high percentage of San Diego residents who are vaccinated miss a key point. This is a tourism destination and many of…