Alison Hammond rekindled the vaccine line this morning (June 4th) when she stated, “Let’s just live with the virus.”
The Brummie star made the comments during a section on overseas travel following the government’s green list changes.
Speaking to Juilia Hartley-Brewer, Alison said: “So yeah, we really have to live with it as far as I’m concerned.
“Let’s live with the virus, right Julia?”
What did This Morning viewers think of Alison’s comments?
This Morning viewers were less than impressed with the host’s comments, and one urged producers at the gallery to intervene.
“If @AlisonHammond thinks she can live with the virus, let’s hope she never gets it #ignorant “, said one.
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One viewer added: “She didn’t have any vaccines but says we should just live with the virus. Totally crazy.”
“Yes, Alison – you live with the virus, but you won’t be vaccinated!” Slapped another.
“Alison the ignoramus gone. Yeah let’s live with it Alison, you won’t even have a vaccine, ”said another.
“Let’s live with the virus, Alison. Until it kills a member of your family, ”said another.
They added, “Gallery, you need to intervene here. I just stood up for Alison, and then you transferred that. Unbelievable.”
“Yes, Alison, you live with the virus in your unvaccinated state and rely on the rest of us to be vaccinated to keep the numbers down,” said another.
“Whose idea was it to put you on this platform?” asked another.
Alison “let’s live with the virus”. Who came up with the idea to put them on this platform? 😐 #this morning
– MB (@Doctor_Cr) June 4, 2021
What did Alison Hammond say about the vaccine?
When Alison spoke to a doctor on the show recently, she voiced her fears about getting the vaccine.
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She said, “I’m so worried about the vaccine myself because I really don’t want to get a blood clot.
“I’ve been talking about it all along, I don’t want to get a blood clot.
“I don’t want to die because I really enjoy this job and everything, it’s absolutely amazing,” she said.
It will be especially cruel that#This morning
Have Alison ask vaccination questions
I don’t particularly believe in God
And it’s like presenting songs of praise at ITV
– Old Edward ™ (@Shy_Teds) June 4, 2021
Did anyone agree with Alison’s point of view?
Some viewers took to Twitter to support Alison.
One said: “I cannot agree to the debate this morning any more.
“We have to learn to live with COVID and we cannot spend our entire lives in a lockdown.”
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