A podcaster says he was offered a “significant” amount of money by the UK government to push COVID information but refused, instead asserting that people should “speak to your Doctor.”
Tim Cocker is a television and radio personality who primarily fronts sports content, but he was apparently contacted by the state and offered cash to use his platform to amplify what authorities want people to think about the coronavirus and vaccines.
“Been offered (and declined) a significant amount of cash to “give Covid Information” to my podcast listeners,” tweeted Cocker.
1. If you want Covid information, speak to your Doctor
2. How many podcasts got the same offer? How much of (our) money is Gov’t spending on this?
3. Read point #1 again
Numerous respondents asked precisely what government department had contacted Cocker. However, by now, the tweets by Tim Cocker are protected,