Whether or not to vaccinate your children has continued to be a hot button argument across discussion platforms. Famous make-up and tattoo artist Kat Von D got in hot water recently for posting on Instagram that her unborn baby would not be vaccinated.

While substantial research shows vaccines are safe and vital in disease prevention, refusal of childhood vaccines at the doctor is on the rise. It could be argued that having these famous allies has emboldened anti-vaxxer groups, whatever the reason never shy away from sharing their opinions online. When science isn't on your side it can make these arguments tricky, but as you’ll see in these examples that doesn't stop them from trying. Some people tried to embellish their medical background, while others could benefit from a class in logic.

Bored Panda shares some of the best anti-vaxxer fails below, to show you better have your proof together before coming to the internet. (Facebook cover image: MangoStar Studio l Cover image: Andriano Cz)

#1

Saw This On Murdered By Words And Thought It Belonged Here

Saw This On Murdered By Words And Thought It Belonged Here

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John Doe
Community Member
3 years ago

nicely explained. small correction: Sodium and Chlorine ratio is about 40:60 in salt

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#2

Anti Vaxxers Are Happy Mistakes

Anti Vaxxers Are Happy Mistakes

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MagicalUnicorn
Community Member
3 years ago

apply aloe vera on the burn

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#3

Anti-Vaxxers Edgy Meme Didn't Go Quite As Planned...

Anti-Vaxxers Edgy Meme Didn't Go Quite As Planned...

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Laugh Fan
Community Member
3 years ago

Ha, ha! Nice one mum.

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#4

Anti-Vaxxer Gets Murdered With His Own Logic

Anti-Vaxxer Gets Murdered With His Own Logic

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Laugh Fan
Community Member
3 years ago

Self healing? Try telling that to people who die from cancer.

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#5

Facebook Making Memes Unintentionally

Facebook Making Memes Unintentionally

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Phil Shotton
Community Member
3 years ago

Pretty sure the plague hasn't disappeared either - https://www.popsci.com/can-still-get-bubonic-plague-symptoms

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#6

Anti Vaxxers

Anti Vaxxers

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Sunzilla
Community Member
3 years ago

OMG! I'm not vaccinated against small pox! They said it wasn't necessary because the virus was eradicated... Now it's coming back??!! So now I'm going to die because some people are stupid... Great.

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#7

Anti-Vaxxer Logic

Anti-Vaxxer Logic

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Zanthe
Community Member
3 years ago

Do people don't understand we have dangerous diseases that can't be obliterated by our immune system alone because a) those diseases are new b) therefore our immune system isn't familiar with them and can't fight on its own?!

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#8

Winning Gold In The Stupidity Olympics

Winning Gold In The Stupidity Olympics

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Rosie Hamilton
Community Member
3 years ago

Lying about the reason your daughter died to back up your baseless argument? Wow.

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#9

That Anti-Vax Epidemiologist...

That Anti-Vax Epidemiologist...

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Laugh Fan
Community Member
3 years ago

If you're going to lie make sure you cover your tracks!!

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#10

Woman Claims To Be Pediatrician With Vast Knowledge Of Vaccines, Except She's Not

Woman Claims To Be Pediatrician With Vast Knowledge Of Vaccines, Except She's Not

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Laugh Fan
Community Member
3 years ago

Caught!! Ha, ha.

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#11

Anti-Vaxx Double Shutdown

Anti-Vaxx Double Shutdown

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Claudia Machado
Community Member
3 years ago

Who the hell is Pauline?

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#12

Healthcare Worker Refuses Vaccine. Gets Fired

Healthcare Worker Refuses Vaccine. Gets Fired

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birdhouse
Community Member
3 years ago

So she's in health care and still doesn't get it?

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#13

“... Pumped With Aluminum Solfrate And Aborted Baby Parts And Eagle Brains...”

“... Pumped With Aluminum Solfrate And Aborted Baby Parts And Eagle Brains...”

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Tracy Leonard
Community Member
3 years ago

Wow. I wish when people are trying to sound more intelligent and learned that all the doctors, scientists and biologists, that they would learn to spell and at least take a stab at punctuation. They'd still sound ignorant, but at least it wouldn't be so painful to read their arguments.

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#14

Anti-Vaxxer Shutdown

Anti-Vaxxer Shutdown

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Laugh Fan
Community Member
3 years ago

Verification that you lie.

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#15

Wife Found This At The Doctors Office Last Week. Looks Like It Fits Here

Wife Found This At The Doctors Office Last Week. Looks Like It Fits Here

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Crochet lady
Community Member
3 years ago

My doctor has a Facebook page, it has been fun over the years watching her eviscerate anti-vaxxers and anti-flu shot proponents with facts and logic. Some idiot came at her with the "for profit" argument about the flu shots and she gave a very detailed, itemized list of her expenses regarding flu shots and explained how she not only doesn't make a profit, some years takes a huge loss and made him look like a total dolt. She's awesome!

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#16

Before Vaccines, Kids Never Had Diabetes

Before Vaccines, Kids Never Had Diabetes

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Laugh Fan
Community Member
3 years ago

They don't like facts getting in the way.

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#17

Love The Guy In Red

Love The Guy In Red

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Laugh Fan
Community Member
3 years ago

Hit by a can!! Ha, ha. Doubt they saw the difference.

Cactuar Jon
Community Member
3 years ago

a high speed can can be potentially quite fatal

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Jilltdcatlady
Community Member
3 years ago

My folks were Never hit by a car, can, or cat for that matter. I haven't been hit either. I played in the road, canning facilities, grocery stores, and teased the family pet. That's all the proof I need that I don't need vaccines! I'm invincible! Hahaha!

Echo
Community Member
3 years ago

Nope you are a cat lady. Something didn't work out right. Hehehe. Joking of course

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RaroaRaroa
Community Member
3 years ago

I wonder if anti-vax even realised why pro-vax started saying "hit by a can".

criminalgirl
Community Member
3 years ago

Most do not die from it, unless there are complications, which in the scheme of things are rare. When I was young, I was vaccinated, but I still got Whooping Cough, Mumps, Measles, and German Measles, not nearly as bad as some of my family and friends, but those childhood illnesses were more common then, (1950's) Not so common now, I wonder why?? Oh yes, vaccines.

Vincent Spadaro
Community Member
7 months ago

Dam these responses are 200 iq plays

Vincent Spadaro
Community Member
7 months ago

I don't actually believe anti-vaxxers believe that vaccines cause autism. It is just so stupid and outrageous thing to think about that I just don't think people are really serious that they are anti-vaxxers.

Darrell Spradlyn
Community Member
2 years ago

I was once hit by a can of green beans that attacked me from the top shelf of a super market. I thought that meant my kids and I would be immune. Alas, poor little Bobby was later attacked by a can of chicken noodle and didn't make it while suzie was scarred permanently by some beefaroni. Please don't make the assumption that just because one can won't kill you that all others are safe, too!

Miriam Kemuri
Community Member
3 years ago

🤔 I was vaccinated as a child and I never once caught any diseases! And why is that? BECAUSE I GOT PROPER VACCINATIONS! mind-blowing I know. 🤫

Anna Thouvenin
Community Member
3 years ago

I don't get the logic of those people. They won't get the vaccines because BIG PHARMA is trying to poison them, but when they catch the preventable disease, they go to a doctor and take their medicine. If you're gonna be dumb, at least be 100% dumb...

Bradley Roon
Community Member
3 years ago

Response is bullshit vaccines provide ZERO immunity. Immunity mandates a humoral response. Vaccines stimulate visceral response of antibodies and at best protect one from a disease for 2--8 years -rarely longer. There IS NO VACCINE IMMUNITY so the assertion of natural and artificial immunity being the same is total anti-science. i was in school in the early 60s and have permanent immunity to measles, mumps, chicken pox and who knows what else i got - NATURALLY. i've waded through schools of carrying children years, decades later and never a problem. Vaccines wear off. Then a simple almost benign childhood disease becomes a post-pubescent problem. Example - older kids w/mumps are 15X more likely to have permanent disabilities, 20X more likely to die from it than if they had it as a little kid. That's seriously not a good option. When your body encounters diseases it deals with them. A mutated measles might mean another round of the itching and mild fever - but treated the same way

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#18

Vaxxer Says Mice Study Shows Autism In Vaccines

Vaxxer Says Mice Study Shows Autism In Vaccines

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Flisey
Community Member
3 years ago

I am so sick of the whole 'vaccines cause autism' thing! I have a child with autism, it had nothing to do with her vaccines.

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#19

Let Me Explain How Nothing Is Ever A Vaccine Preventable Disease... Through My Psychic Connection With The Universe

Let Me Explain How Nothing Is Ever A Vaccine Preventable Disease... Through My Psychic Connection With The Universe

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RaroaRaroa
Community Member
3 years ago

Oh my. They probably didn't catch it and die from it because all the sane people who are vaccinated massively reduced everyone's odds of catching it. How can these people not see that, if we all gave up vaccines, these diseases would re-establish over time?!

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#20

Anti-Vaxxers Aren't Doing Their Research

Anti-Vaxxers Aren't Doing Their Research

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Dian Ella Lillie
Community Member
3 years ago

Strictly speaking, Washington had his troops variolated - innoculated with a less deadly form of the smallpox virus, variola major. Soon after Washington's innoculation process Edward Jenner worked out that inoculation with the much more harmless vaccinia virus (commonly known at the time as copox) gave cross-protection with smallpox, and instituted the practice of vaccination. Washington's innoculation, whilst completely successful, was more potentially more dangerous, but it certainly helped to establish the principle of protection by innoculation. And finally - antivaccination is a totally borked notion...

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#21

Told My Story As The Child Of An Antivaxxer. This Mother Felt The Need To Defend Herself With A Lot Of Antivax Logic

Told My Story As The Child Of An Antivaxxer. This Mother Felt The Need To Defend Herself With A Lot Of Antivax Logic

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Tracy Leonard
Community Member
3 years ago

MABYE the doctor's job of 'proving to her' what's in the shot would be daunting.

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#22

Anti Vaxxers Logic

Anti Vaxxers Logic

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CrunChewy McSandybutt
Community Member
3 years ago

I'm confused by this one. What does gender have to do with it... or the gun epidemic for that matter? Way off message.

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