In the stroke of a pen, mandatory face mask legislation irrationally increased fear in the uninformed population by ten-fold. Given the unconsidered belief that face masks are a free ride, they will ultimately do more damage than lockdown. Facemasks increase fear and mistrust, and will always be accompanied by restrictions on travel, gatherings, and business. The economy will never recover with people smothered in a mask and afraid to go out. Wear a mask if you want your neighbour to lose his job. Wear a face mask if you are selfish.
Asymptomatic transmission has become one of those covid myths making us enemies of each other. Michael Yeadon, PhD, former Chief Science Officer at Pfizer, cited a recent study in Nature that found no transmission from asymptomatic people to their close contacts. About masks, he said in his 20 November 2020 tweet: “Stop using them. I have. “Continue reading “Why You Should NOT Wear a Face Mask”