Joe Rogan Theory
Joe Rogan is a brilliant podcaster but nobody will pretend he’s a medical expert. The longtime UFC commentator attracted criticism because he advocated using ivermectin as a protection against COVID. There was no scientific basis behind using this animal de-wormer for this purpose. In short, it was one of the dumbest things ever.
However, Rodgers used this as part of his defense for failing to undergo vaccination. He said: “I consulted with a now good friend of mine Joe Rogan, after he got COVID, and I’ve been doing a lot of the stuff that he recommended in his podcasts and on the phone to me (via Milwaukee Record).”