Mask Slackers: 2020 Edition
We know the science, masks save lives during this pandemic. Thus a few localities and States now mandate face coverings. However, this is not a national policy. It is regional, with little commonality between regions. Partly this is the anti-science environment that is part of the modern conservative movement. This is not unprecedented Like the 1918 epidemic, people refuse to wear them for a series of spurious reasons, none have anything to do with science. They range from the comedic to the openly racist.