After months of amplifying vaccine skepticism whereas refusing to reveal his personal immunization standing, Fox News host Tucker Carlson informed attendees at a current megachurch occasion that he’s not had a single COVID-19 shot.
“I skipped the primary three; I’m not getting that one both,” Carlson mentioned of extra booster photographs whereas talking at San Diego’s Awaken Church earlier this month, based on audio obtained by the Daily Beast and first reported by Voice of San Diego.
He claimed he was not towards vaccines however took situation with those defending towards COVID-19.
“I’ve had like one million of them,” he mentioned of vaccines. However as for COVID-19 photographs, he mentioned: “I take a look at these folks, like, this simply doesn’t make sense in any respect. And I don’t know what’s up right here, however no matter you’re telling me, it’s simply not true.”
He informed viewers final 12 months that the federal government is implementing masks and vaccine guidelines as a result of it needs to control people.
And regardless of his obsession with criticizing President Joe Biden’s vaccine-or-test mandate for federal staff, Carlson has shied away from speaking a lot about Fox Information’ personal vaccination coverage, which mandates that each one staff are both vaccinated or get examined each day.
Fox Information didn’t instantly return a request for remark about Carlson’s vaccine remarks or his compliance with firm coverage.