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Washington State Offering Free Marijuana As Incentive For Getting Vaccine

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According to a report from CNN, the state of Washington is set to offer free marijuana joints as an incentive to get their citizens vaccinated. Visit for more information As one of the more unique incentives as other states try to get their residents vaxxed, Washington approved the weed giveaway on Monday, with cannabis […]

CDC Announces New Guidances For Fully Vaccinated People

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The coronavirus pandemic has altered life as we know it for the past year. From social distancing to working from home and even being required to wear masks. Now the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are easing mask-wearing guidance for some individuals. Thursday, May 13 the CDC made an announcement that fully vaccinated people […]

Joe Rogan Clarifies Take On COVID Vaccine: “I’m Not Anti-Vax”

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Popular podcaster, comedian, martial arts commentator and former host of Fear Factor, Joe Rogan, recently came under fire this week for his controversial COVID-19 vaccine comments. Visit for more information During an episode of his podcast, The Joe Rogan Experience, Rogan discouraged young, healthy people from getting the vaccine, ultimately saying that if you […]

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Says City Will Be Fully Reopened By July 1st

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Start spreading the news. According to New York City’s Mayor Bill de Blasio, the city will be ready to fully reopen by July 1st. Visit for more information Speaking with the Morning Joe team on MSNBC, de Blasio pointed to high vaccination rates in NYC as having inspired this decision to get the world’s greatest city back on […]

Pfizer CEO Says That COVID-19 Pill Could be Ready by the End of the Year

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Last week, Pfizer CEO stated that a third booster shot might be needed within the next year to protect people against the different COVID-19 variants that are spreading. Many dreaded at having to get another shot, but by the end of the year, a COVID-19 pill might be available to the public. Visit for […]

Barack Obama Enlists Charles Barkley and Shaquille O’Neal to Help Get The Message of the Importance of Getting Vaccinated

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Former President Barack Obama continues to be supportive of the NBA and its advocacies outside basketball were joined by Hall-of-Famers Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley in an NBC TV special called Roll Up Your Sleeves on Sunday. Visit for more information The three of them took to a zoom type of town hall discussion to talk […]

[WATCH] Head Of CDC Fears New Surge In COVID-19 And Urges Americans To ‘Hold On’

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Dr. Rochelle Walensky said that she feels “impending doom” about another surge of COVID-19 as the country averages more than 60,000 cases a day. Recent studies show hospitalizations have increased in 17 states. Visit for more information “I’m gonna lose the script and I’m going to reflect on the recurring feeling I have of […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Members of LA Lakers Set To Receive COVID-19 Vaccine

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The COVID-19 will soon be administered to members of the Los Angeles Lakers. Sources revealed to ESPN members of the organization will get dorses as early as this week. Visit for more information The report does not disclose who on the roster or staff will receive the vaccine as HIPAA regulations do not provide […]

[WATCH] Fashion Icon Dapper Dan Receives COVID-19 Vaccine

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While speaking to the Director of the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Mary T. Bassett, Harlem fashion legend Daniel “Dapper Dan” Day talks with Bassett about some of the most frequently mentioned concerns in the urban community about the COVID-19 vaccine. Visit for more […]

Marvin Hagler Was Reportedly In ICU Fighting After Effects Of COVID-19 Vaccine Before Dying

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The passing of boxing great “Marvelous” Marvin Hagler has stirred up a lot of controversy after the Boxing Hall of Fame legend’s official website reported that Hagler was “fighting the after effects of the vaccine” hours before the former middleweight champion passed away. Visit for more information Another boxing champ, Thomas “Hitman” Hearns, posted […]

Autopsy Ordered For Woman Who Died Four Days After Second Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine

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According to news affiliate KUTV in Salt Lake City, a Utah woman died just four days after being administered her second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and now there is an investigation being conducted about her untimely passing. Visit for more information 39-year-old Kassidi Kurill died within four days of the second dose of […]

[WATCH] Wendy Williams Tells Dr. Oz She Will Never Get COVID-19 Vaccine

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With all of the fervor surrounding the recently released, single-dose Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, there is an overwhelming population of Americans who are still shunning the vaccine and talk show maven Wendy Williams is one of them. Visit for more information In an interview with famed physician Dr. Oz, Williams was adamant about […]

R. Kelly Reportedly Received the Second Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine From Prison

R. Kelly Reportedly Received Second Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine From Prison

R. Kelly is awaiting trial for his sexual misconduct cases but he was able to receive both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. Visit for more information TMZ reports that the singer received the second dose from the Bureau of Prisons at MCC Chicago. Kelly received his first dose in January, so now he’s fully […]

[WATCH] President Biden Suggests Blacks, Hispanics Can’t Get COVID Vaccine Because “They Don’t Know How To Get Online”

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It looks like Biden has a really big issue with a large part of his presidential supporters after saying that Black and Hispanic people haven’t received the COVID-19 vaccine because they don’t know how to get online to schedule their appointments. Visit for more information The controversial statement was made during Biden’s town hall […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Bill Russell Releases PSA Highlighting COVID-19 Vaccine Experience

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Following vaccine PSAs featuring Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Gregg Popovich, activist, 11-time NBA champion, and Hall of Famer Bill Russell speaks while receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Visit for more information I just arrived to get my COVID shot, and this is one shot I won’t block. No Celtics were harmed during my shot. Let’s do […]

Fat Joe Shares That He’s ‘One Million Percent’ Taking The COVID-19 Vaccine

Fat Joe Shares That He's 'One Million Percent' Taking The COVID-19 Vaccine

Fat Joe has been having a prosperous year despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic that put a pause on production and live events. Visit for more information He has an Instagram live series, which is executive produced by his daughter, and he plans to expand the brand with Diddy’s help. “We got the big, big show that […]

More Americans Have Been Vaccinated Than Infected By COVID-19

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In better news regarding the fight against COVID-19, a new report shows that there are now more Americans who have received the vaccine, than Americans who have been infected. Visit for more information According to the Bloomberg Vaccine Tracker, 26.5 million people in the U.S. have received the first or both doses of the […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Adam Silver Wants NBA Players To Get the COVID-19 Vaccine To Inspire Those in the African American Community

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wants the league’s players to eventually get the COVID-19 vaccine to possibly set a great example to those in the African American community. Visit for more information Silver spoke on a virtual call by Sportico on Tuesday and talked about why he thinks it would be a positive for the […]