I hate to say I told you so…
Two months after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said vaccinated individuals didn’t need to wear masks in most settings, a growing number of experts are warning it’s time to put them back on.
First, there was Los Angeles County, where the rising menace posed by the delta variant of the coronavirus prompted health officials to reimpose a mask mandate. Then, Bay Area health officers on Friday recommended that residents of seven counties and the city of Berkeley, Calif., resume wearing masks indoors. Mask mandates are being discussed, too, in coronavirus hot spots such as Arkansas and Missouri, where cases have sharply increased in recent weeks and many residents remain unvaccinated.
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“Universal masking indoors is a way of taking care of each other while we get more people vaccinated,” said Barbara Ferrer, director of the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, which last week moved to reinstate an indoor mask mandate. “It really doesn’t disrupt any business practices. It allows us to remain fully open – while we acknowledge that the delta variant [is] spreading like wildfire here.”
And the nation’s current and former surgeon generals warned the nation should brace for a broader return to mask-wearing.
“We need to prepare the public for what could be, again, a return to some of these mitigation measures,” former surgeon general Jerome Adams told Indianapolis TV station WISH-TV on Sunday, highlighting a resurgence of the virus across the Midwest. Adams, an appointee of former president Donald Trump, called on the CDC to “hit the reset button” and once again recommend widespread mask-wearing as coronavirus cases spike.
In fact, I don’t even hate to say I told you so.
I like it.
You people mocked me for months, and everything I said happened.
Then, you again pretended like everything was going back to normal this summer, and again acted like I had lost my mind.
None of this is going away. You need to accept that I understand this better than you do, and listen to me.
I’m not a wizard. The reason I know what is going to happen is that this is part of a plan, and I understand the plan.
I understand it is difficult to grasp. I get that. There is a psychological disconnect, which is perfectly natural. But I have been so right about so much, that you just need to sit down and think about it for a second the next time you doubt me.
Maybe you need to think about acting on what I say.
Maybe you need to think about getting out of the city.
If you’re still in the city, making stupid excuses, then you are not a serious person. These people are coming for you. They are going to round you up and they’re going to torture you. Most likely, it will be homosexual torture.
They are not going to come for you in the countryside. There are too many guns and people with guns. They will plan to do it at some point, but before that happens, the entire system will collapse.
You are being given a very clear warning, all across the board, that something very, very bad is about to begin very, very soon, and you are sitting around like a moron.
Take all of the excuses you have about why you haven’t left the city, and then imagine running those excuses through your head while in a homosexual torture situation.
There is nothing worth staying for in the city anyway! It’s never going back to normal!
People in small town America never wore masks in the first place!