And as late-night host Jimmy Kimmel points out, part of the reason is due to anti-vaxxer misinformation.
“Twenty-six percent of Americans plan to skip the shot completely, which is crazy for me,” Kimmel said Tuesday night. “I understand people are skeptical of politicians and celebrities telling them what to do, but we should listen to the doctors.”
So Kimmel has brought together real doctors and nurses to counter some of the misinformation about COVID-19.
And they did not hold back: