Kids React to FDA Vaccine Approval: It’s About Fucking Time

Janni Lee Simner
Nov 3 · 2 min read
Photo by Hakan Nural on Unsplash

The FDA approved a lower dose of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine for five to eleven-year-olds today. How do area kids feel about getting the jab?

“It’s about fucking time,” said Ava Phillips, age nine, speaking from the bedroom where she was waiting for the health department to lift the quarantine on her fourth-grade class.