As you follow the anti-vaccine movement from the very beginning, it is easy to see the common threads that connect all of the players from the Victorian Age to the 21st Century. Germ theory denialism. Alternative medical providers. The media. What else? Fear, especially fear of vaccine-injury.
Larry King provided a high profile platform for many anti-vaccine celebrities and “to promote anti-vaccine pseudoscience.”
While Joe Rogan has come a long way over the years, he still gets a lot wrong about the risks of vaccines, which is dangerous for someone who can influence millions of people.
Bob Sears warned us that measles and other vaccine-preventable diseases would return if we listened to his advice.