You May Already Be a Winner!

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A Mark Fiore cartoon about California's vaccine cash giveaway showing a lottery type scratcher card that reads: Play the real vaccine jackpot, get vaccinated and win it all. Winnings include everything from "hug friends & family" to "prevent variants" to "stay alive & earn your own damn money."

As an incentive for more people to get inoculated, California is offering $116.5 million in cash prizes for people who are vaccinated.

I would think not dying of COVID-19 would be enough incentive, but people are funny that way.

In a state swimming in a huge budget surplus, why not throw a few million out there to win over the vaccine hesitant and vax procrastinators?