Sumary of We’re losing the vaccination race because of bungling, not bad luck:
- With apologies to the late legendary sports broadcaster Norman May, no one would be exclaiming: “Gold!
- Prime Minister Scott Morrison poses for a photo at CSL’s drug-making facility in Melbourne, March 26 2021. Andrew Henshaw/AAP Australia’s administrative state Australians seemed to have been surprised by the incompetence of our vaccine purchasing strategy and roll-out.
- With the lockdowns in Sydney, Melbourne and now Adelaide exposing the folly of Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s declaration in March that vaccination “is not a race”, his approval rating has slumped to its lowest since the pandemic began.
- The UQ vaccine did look promising, making it to phase 1 clinical trials before it was discovered it produced results falsely suggesting recipients had HIV.