White House Covid Coordinator (and online dating guru?) Andy Slavitt announces that dating sites are getting in on the vaccine action!
May 21, 2021

The LOOK on Fauci's face ALONE is worth the click. White House announces online dating sites are offering incentives (?) to the vaccinated.

A visibly embarrassed Andy Slavitt soldiered through today's announcement that online dating sites such as Bumble, Tinder, OKCupid, BLK, and PlentyOfFish, will have "I'm vaccinated" badges and filters.

Mashable reports that "OkCupid is teaming up with the White House to boost vaccinations in the U.S. and daters who make use of the badges will receive a free "boost" on their profiles."

At Friday's White House Covid Briefing, Anthony Fauci could be observed laughing as Slavitt announced that the "universally attractive" thing is getting the vaccine.

Slavitt also noted that OkCupid says people who are vaccinated have a 14% greater chance of a match than people who donโ€™t plan to get vaccinated.

"Alright, got through that." said Slavitt, with obvious relief, at the end of his remarks.

Can you help us out?

For 17 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.

Discussion

We are currently migrating to Disqus

On May 14, 2022, we started migrating our comments from Insticator back to Disqus. During this transition period, some posts will have Insticator and some Disqus. For more information on the transition, as well as information regarding old C&L accounts, please see this post.


We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service for information on our posting policy.