In an interview with CNBC on Dec. 8, 2021, Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla said that he expects sooner rather than later all Americans will have to get a fourth dose of Pfizer/BioNTech’s experimental messenger RNA (mRNA) BNT162b2 biologic for COVID-19 to try to protect against the Omicron variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus causing mostly mild COVID disease. Although Bourla had originally stated a fourth dose would be needed 12 months after receiving a third dose, now he says that, with the onset Omicron, the fourth dose may have to be moved up by several months.1
“When we see real-world data, will determine if the Omicron is well covered by the third dose and for how long. And the second point, I think we will need a fourth dose. With Omicron we need to wait and see because we have very little information. We may need it faster,” Bourla said.1
Fauci: Definition of “Fully Vaccinated” for COVID Will Change and Annual COVID Shots Not Ruled Out
Bourla’s announcement about the need for a fourth COVID shot to augment the two dose primary series and a third booster shot came on the heels of the acknowledgement by Pfizer that the two dose primary series was not very effective against the Omicron strain due to waning immunity. NIAID director Anthony Fauci, MD backed up the Pfizer CEO’s statement by telling CNN that changing the definition of “fully vaccinated” to include booster shots is a matter of “when, not if.”2
Dr. Fauci stated that the term “fully vaccinated” is only a “technical, almost semantic definition” that describes COVID vaccine mandates related to attending school or being employed in a workplace.”2
“For me, as a public health person, I just say get your third shot—forget about what the definition is. I just want to see people be optimally protected,” Dr. Fauci said.2
In early December, Dr. Fauci told a CNN Town Hall Meeting audience that, as more SARS-Cov-2 variants emerge, there is a possibility that the COVID vaccine will have to be given to people every year. He said, “The honest answer is we don’t know what’s going to be required.”3
Pfizer Focused on Selling More COVID Booster Shots to Defeat “The Enemy”
Currently, Pfizer CEO Bourla indicated he is focusing on delivering as many booster shots as possible in anticipation of a spike in SARS-CoV-2 infections and COVID illnesses this winter because he said, “Ensuring as many people as possible are fully vaccinated with the first two dose series and a booster remains the best course of action to prevent the spread of COVID-19.”4
Using the building of a wall as a metaphor, Bourla explained:
The best way to see it is the virus is the enemy if we want to protect ourselves, should build that wall. The first dose builds a wall but it is not very high. The second dose builds a wall on top of the first that’s really high and now and it was very good for other variants. Now it looks like the Omicron has the ability to jump over this wall. The third dose takes the wall very high and should stop, expect to stop the Omicron.5
On Dec. 8, Pfizer/BioNTech released results of a preliminary laboratory study that the companies said suggests a third booster shot may provide significant protection against the Omicron variant. Reportedly the booster was shown to be 25 times more efficacious in stimulating the production of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies than the initial two doses of the biologic.4
Bourla noted, however, that the lab results were based on a synthetic copy of the virus produced in a lab. He said Pfizer and BioNTech will try to reproduce the same results with an actual SARS-CoV-2 virus before the end of the year to obtain more accurate results.4
CDC Recommends Fourth COVID Shot for Immunocompromised People in U.S.
A fourth COVID shot is already being recommended for some people in the U.S. On Oct. 25, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its COVID vaccination guidelines, recommending a fourth COVID shot for immunocompromised individuals at least six months after getting the booster. The goal of the fourth dose is reportedly to “combat waning immunity.”6
Several studies this year have shown that the efficacy of all the COVID biologics available in the U.S. declined significantly six months after the last shot. A recent study published in the journal Science researchers from the Public Health Institute, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the University of Texas Health Science Center showed the efficacy of the Pfizer/BioNTech’s BNT162b2 dropped from 86.9 percent in March to 43.3 percent in September. During that same period, the efficacy of Moderna/NIAID’s experimental mRNA-1273 dropped from 89.2 percent to 58 percent and Johnson & Johnson/Janssen’s experimental Ad26.COV2.S dropped from 86.4 percent to 13.1 percent.7 8
Dorry Segev, MD, professor surgery at Johns Hopkins University, said:
We know that six months after you reached a good level of protection, your protection has waned, and we need to boost that. That’s for people with normal immune systems and people who are immunocompromised.6
Israel and the U.K. Considering Fourth COVID Shot
Other countries, including Israel and the United Kingdom, are strongly looking at recommending a fourth COVID shot to their populations. On Dec. 7, Israel’s Minister of Health Nitzan Horowitz said, “If we see that the vaccine’s efficacy drops after a certain amount of time, even after the booster, we could recommend a fourth dose, it’s possible.” Other health officials in Israel such as Professor Arnon Afek, MD, deputy director of the Sheba Medical Center in Tel Hashomer believe a fourth COVID shot for Israelis is inevitable. Dr. Afek said:
Whoever thinks that we won’t [have a fourth dose] is simply mistaken. As long as there is still a pandemic in areas like Africa, which have low vaccination rates, there will be more and more variants.9
In the U.K, Health Secretary Saiid Javid earlier this month that the British government has signed contracts with Pfizer and Moderna for delivery of 114 million additional doses of their COVID biologics in 2022 and 2023. According to an article in the Mirror newspaper, “That appears to suggest Brits could be offered a fourth dose, given the supply would be more than enough to do so.” The British government has already begun the process of arranging for immunocompromised people on the island of Jersey (a U.K. protectorate) to receive a fourth COVID shot.10 11
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1 Kimball S. Pfizer CEO says fourth Covid vaccine doses may be needed sooner than expected due to omicron. CNBC Dec. 8, 2021.
2 Hubbard K. Fauci Says It’s a Matter of ‘When, Not if’ the Definition of Fully Vaccinated Will Change. US News & World Report Dec. 8, 2021.
3 Crane E. Fauci won’t rule out annual COVID booster shots in the US: ‘We don’t know.’ New York Post Dec. 2, 2021.
4 Kimball S. Pfizer and BioNTech say booster dose provides high level of protection against omicron variant in initial lab study. CNBC Dec. 8, 2021.
5 News release. CNBC Transcript: Pfizer Chairman and CEO Albert Bourla Speaks with CNBC’s “Squawk Box” Today. CNBC Dec. 8, 2021.
6 Lewis R. Some immunocompromised people can receive a 4th Covid shot, CDC says. CNBC Oct. 27, 2021.
7 Delgado C. COVID-19 Vaccine Protection Wanes After 6 Months, Especially for J&J. Verywell Health Nov. 11, 2021.
8 TVR Staff. Efficacy of Pfizer’s COVID Biologic Estimated at 33 Percent. The Vaccine Reaction Nov. 29, 2021.
9 Spiro A. Fourth COVID shot for all Israelis a possibility, health minister says. The Times of Israel Dec. 7, 2021.
10 Bloom D, Bucah L. Brits could get FOURTH Covid vaccine as UK buys up 114 million doses to 2023. Mirror Dec. 2, 2021.
11 BBC. Jersey’s most vulnerable to be offered fourth Covid jab. Dec. 2, 2021.
Fauci needs to be removed.Read RFK Jr’s new book, ‘The Real Anthony Fauci”. It is the most enlightening information on the maniacs running or should I say, ruining our lives, that you will ever find.
God help us defeat them.
This is our time to have the criminals exposed and indicted. So what are Senators’ Ron Johnson and Rand Paul waiting for? If they do not take any decisive action immediately, I will chalk up their drama as political theatre. Grow a set senators.
Fauci needs to be charged with crimes against humanity.
Thank you for mentioning the book. I just finished watching a video on Rumble with RFK Jr. The experiments Fauci was involved in with children (during the AIDS crisis) will make you sick!
No way any mRNA injections are needed for anything. There is no test to distinguish any virus from another. If you are sick or diseased it is either because your bodily systems have been compromised to some degree or your bodily systems are trying to repair themselves.
Yes Tom, the big lie. No one is testing for variants. This sentence from the story should tell you all you need to know: Bourla noted, however, that the lab results were based on a synthetic copy of the virus produced in a lab. Wha?? Synthetic copy of the virus? what the hell is that? No such thing. We have no real virus so lets just mix a little kool-aid and coffee grounds up and call it a synthetic virus. God, these guys lie so blatantly and NO ONE in the media ever asks what are you talking about. They just nod and print the lies.
How is it Albert Bourla ain’t in jail?
As usual, BigPharma and now more Big Government collusion to foist the definition of insanity on the ENTIRE population of the world: “Doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different outcome.” Already the term “Vaccine Passports” is becoming engrained in language – and in business. The unvaccinated, whether for medical, philosophical or religious reasons are quickly being denied access to everything from restaurants, bars and gyms in the US to grocery stores, medical services and more in other countries. If you really think that vaccine mandates for every man, woman and child were never the end game, you are truly not seeing reality. Thank you, Barbara and NVIC for continuing to spread the word about not just vaccine dangers, but political dangers of universal mandates – we’ve seen it coming, as you have, for decades. It is upon us if we don’t wake up and figure it out.
Right…because they didn’t make enough money on the other jabs. They will never be satisfied until billions die. Nothing but an evil agenda.
So many lies.
1. ” Have to , need”
You don’t have to get a vaccine.
2. “Optimally protected”
Multiple 💉💉 don’t give you more protection than a nutritionist diet and sanitation.
Texas in mate outbreak July.
Unless you measure optimal by vaccine profit.
3 “booster is the BEST course of action to prevent the spread”
Show me the data. Did you try everything? Isn’t testing and tracking better? Isn’t sanitation better? Isn’t capacity limits better?
Unless you measure best in vaccine profit.
4 “as long as there is a pamdenic in low vaccine rates their will be more variants”
We cannot stop variants with vaccines.
Vaccines are in effective in stopping transaction and variants.
How long are we going to call the COVID vaccines 💉 “experimental”
It has been 1 year. We already know they are deadly and in effective.
It’s ridiculous enough getting annual flu shots, but now they want to push for annual “cold” shots. Go pound sand! I foresaw this BS coming in March of 2020. No surprise.
My big question is what happens when those of us who didn’t get vaxxed are the only healthy ones left? It’s going to be obvious enough when the only people able to function are the ones who refused to surrender. Though I have read that shedding will get us in the end (which is why they need so many people to get vaxxed- “herd immunity” so we can’t ultimately hide from it). That plus MG suggesting vaccine aerosols in common areas all over the world. Are we all going to buy and live on a vaxx-free island?
I feel like we are watching a greyhound dog race. Those poor dogs would run as fast as they can to catch the fake rabbit on the inside track. In reality, they were never going to catch it or win, but hundreds of people watching were going to make money on their chase. We “The People” are the greyhounds that will never win.
If anyone believes Fauci after the past two years, they deserve whatever happens to them. Fauci needs to be arrested and charged with crimes against humanity, going back 40 years.
When receiving 1st shot, was given my card with 4 boxes. two vaccines, two boxes checked. Other two must be for the “planned” 3rd and 4th shots. Next year new card I am betting.
The alleged omicron (I don’t believe there is such a thing), supposedly has the following symptoms: mild fatigue and muscle ache for a couple days and possible slight cough. In other words, less severe than the common cold. For this, you need a vaccine???? Most virologists would claim this shows that the virus is no longer dangerous but for Pfizer, it’s another alarm to sell more toxic waste. Bill Gates wants to keep the stock price up.
Fauci is the Hitler of our time..
Evidently the first two doses of experimental Covid vaccines wane over the time. Third booster shot began a few months ago. They’re considering a 4th booster shot. How is that supposed to reach a herd immunity in highly vaccinated population??! Get rid of Dr. Fauci.
It’s not a vaccine 🤣 it’s a mRNA gene therapy spike protein that’s cause death basically, I’m. Not vaccinated and don’t plan on it