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Whoopi fully vaccinated, had received the vaccine booster shot
David Thompson
/ Categories: Arts, Health 2021

Whoopi fully vaccinated, had received the vaccine booster shot

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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~  January 5, 2022  (LSNews) Whoopi Goldberg stunned by testing positive for COVID: 'I've done everything I was supposed to do'

Goldberg stated that her shock came from the fact that she was fully vaccinated, had received the vaccine booster shot and hadn't gone anywhere other than her house or "done anything." 

During a remote appearance on the program while isolating at home, Goldberg declared that she was surprised when she received the positive test result because, according to her, she had been taking every necessary precaution to avoid contracting the virus.

Goldberg stated that her shock came from the fact that she was fully vaccinated, had received the vaccine booster shot and hadn't gone anywhere other than her house or "done anything." 

"But that’s the thing about the omicron, you just don’t know where it is. You don’t know where it is, who’s got it, who’s passing it," she said.

"It’s one of those things where you think I’ve done everything I was supposed to do. Yeah, it doesn’t stop omicron, and that’s the problem with a variant, because it gets stronger and does different stuff to you, so, you know, unless everybody gets vaccinated this is what we’re going to be facing for the next, you know, little while," Goldberg added. 

 

The liberal daytime gabfest returned to a remote broadcasting format this week amid the massive increase in daily coronavirus cases across the U.S. According to the CDC, the omicron variant of the virus, which Goldberg indicated she had contracted, now accounts for more than 95% of all new cases diagnosed across the country. 

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