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Tue Mar 1, 2022, 03:02 PM Mar 2022

When will you stop wearing mask ? [View all]

Store manager told me mask was voluntary as i put on mask on store entry. I replied that i was continuing to wear one. everyone in store had on mask but manager. When will you stop wearing mask?

65 votes, 8 passes | Time left: Unlimited
Already stopped wearing mask
31 (48%)
28 (43%)
When cdc announces no longer necessary
5 (8%)
When i see most people no longer wearing
1 (2%)
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When will you stop wearing mask ? [View all] Demovictory9 Mar 2022 OP
Already have. Dial H For Hero Mar 2022 #1
I am surprised so many in du stopped. Didnt get the memo Demovictory9 Mar 2022 #19
Lol, not a shock! USALiberal Mar 2022 #40
Um, happy not to disappoint you...I guess? Dial H For Hero Mar 2022 #43
When the guts of the last coronavirus has be stomped into oblivion. NCjack Mar 2022 #2
+1 n/t area51 Mar 2022 #101
Outside - yes. Indoors - Mask. tenderfoot Mar 2022 #3
YEP! same here! 634-5789 Mar 2022 #79
Weeks ago. SoonerPride Mar 2022 #4
Yesterday..... democratsruletheday Mar 2022 #7
Welcome to DU! SoonerPride Mar 2022 #9
Is wearing it uncomfortable for you or does it scare you? USALiberal Mar 2022 #41
Neither. I just think it is uncessary. SoonerPride Mar 2022 #44
I love this post and agree with you 100%!!!!! beaglelover Mar 2022 #58
Virtue signaling? That has never once wnylib Mar 2022 #70
For me it would be virtue signaling SoonerPride Mar 2022 #83
Depends on store and area Maeve Mar 2022 #5
The more unmasked people I see around me, the happier I am to be masked! lagomorph777 Mar 2022 #16
Again, depends on the area Maeve Mar 2022 #31
My county is the richest in the nation and had a good handle on the viirus. lagomorph777 Mar 2022 #32
Ditto. wnylib Mar 2022 #72
I wear it indoors when shopping or on public transportation. BlueTsunami2018 Mar 2022 #6
When they pry it from my cold dead mouth. Patterson Mar 2022 #8
LOL geardaddy Mar 2022 #24
Never. I haven't had a cold, flu, or anything since this pandemic started. hunter Mar 2022 #10
Already have Zeitghost Mar 2022 #11
I told a similar "helpful" buttinsky manager that I might be the one who delivers her healthcare hlthe2b Mar 2022 #12
when and where i feel comfortable. ive kept it on at the gym and grocery so far. bullimiami Mar 2022 #13
April lame54 Mar 2022 #14
When COVID recedes to a low level for a long time. lagomorph777 Mar 2022 #15
When I am sure the next unpredictable variant is not about to surface. CentralMass Mar 2022 #17
It's already here in the US. wnylib Mar 2022 #73
Thank for that information. CentralMass Mar 2022 #82
There is no real world data showing BA.2 causes more serious illness than original Omicron. Ace Rothstein Mar 2022 #85
OK. I checked and the information wnylib Mar 2022 #86
Pass. I'll be wearing a mask indoors in public places MineralMan Mar 2022 #18
I'll keep wearing mine for a long long time nini Mar 2022 #20
I no longer wear one everywhere. Runningdawg Mar 2022 #21
Immune Compromised JustAnotherGen Mar 2022 #22
This is me as well. phylny Mar 2022 #77
I only wear one when specifically asked to by the premises or agency. Wingus Dingus Mar 2022 #23
Really? Ms. Toad Mar 2022 #66
The article states that it's possible, but rare. Wingus Dingus Mar 2022 #68
You didn't qualify your statement. You stated flat out that you could not give or receive omicron. Ms. Toad Mar 2022 #69
It's accurate Zeitghost Mar 2022 #84
Ability to get or give omicron has NOTHING to do Ms. Toad Mar 2022 #95
I made no statement about the ability of Omicron to infect people more than once Zeitghost Mar 2022 #99
Sorry - you jumped into the middle of a conversation. Ms. Toad Mar 2022 #103
I feel best-considered indoor social distancing is now more important than Backseat Driver Mar 2022 #25
Understood. I too will keep watch on circumstances particularly related to new strains Demovictory9 Mar 2022 #53
When the regional cases per 100,000 remains below 10 for a few weeks. LastDemocratInSC Mar 2022 #26
I'm not really sure. Friday will mark two years since I went someplace rsdsharp Mar 2022 #27
Good decision. The new omicron variant is on the horizon. wnylib Mar 2022 #74
Delete this post since upthread you state that the info in this post is inaccurate. beaglelover Mar 2022 #88
Chill out. I posted this shortly after wnylib Mar 2022 #90
Thanks. beaglelover Mar 2022 #92
I can thank you for pointing out wnylib Mar 2022 #94
So you haven't been in a store radicalleft Mar 2022 #87
I've been in a grocery store twice. rsdsharp Mar 2022 #102
OK... radicalleft Mar 2022 #104
CA just lifted most mandates eissa Mar 2022 #28
I may continue to wear one sometimes for the rest of my life. If I go to a store where it's brewens Mar 2022 #29
Wore one at the store this morning because some of the staff there and some of the customers were highplainsdem Mar 2022 #30
I'm in Texas with a bunch of Trumpers hamsterjill Mar 2022 #33
Indoor in public places, probably forever WestMichRad Mar 2022 #34
Recently stopped wearing. rownesheck Mar 2022 #35
Probably both when the CDC says so and when nearly all customer service reps stop wearing them. Tommy Carcetti Mar 2022 #36
Stopped as of today since it's no longer required, yah! 🙂 nt Raine Mar 2022 #37
Stopped wearing for the most part. Elessar Zappa Mar 2022 #38
Hard to say. But whenever I do get ill, I'll wear a mask. sakabatou Mar 2022 #39
I already stopped forthemiddle Mar 2022 #42
When the chances of me or a family member dying from Covid (or something similar) become negligible. dawg Mar 2022 #45
I plan to stop when cases are very low Tree Lady Mar 2022 #46
Same with me Kaleva Mar 2022 #47
When COVID is no longer a serious threat iemanja Mar 2022 #48
First I need to see that line get down to the green in my area and stay there awhile. tanyev Mar 2022 #49
Depends on the surroundings! Sometimes I do and sometimes Emile Mar 2022 #50
It already depends on the circumstances. meadowlander Mar 2022 #51
When it is truly safe Meowmee Mar 2022 #52
I stopped last summer Shrek Mar 2022 #54
I don't know. BlackSkimmer Mar 2022 #55
I haven't worn one in two months Calculating Mar 2022 #56
The second our crypt keeper health director in L.A. County says I no longer need to. beaglelover Mar 2022 #57
I am immune compromised so I will continue to wear my mask. I wear KF94 masks and they are liberal_mama Mar 2022 #59
we have stopped again Celerity Mar 2022 #60
they have begun suggesting 4th jab 5 months after 3rd. I will consider it Demovictory9 Mar 2022 #61
4 experimental jabs in 11 months is enough for us, barring some new psycho variant Celerity Mar 2022 #62
Not dropping my guard now mvd Mar 2022 #63
Same as before. Ms. Toad Mar 2022 #64
Other Withywindle Mar 2022 #65
When there's no significant community spread, and I know I can get Crunchy Frog Mar 2022 #67
Not for the foreseeable future DFW Mar 2022 #71
This message was self-deleted by its author Skittles Mar 2022 #75
meanwhile Skittles Mar 2022 #76
Good poll! Should be posted weekly for a few months to see the difference in thoughts. 634-5789 Mar 2022 #78
Depends on the situation Dorian Gray Mar 2022 #80
I work in crowds of people peacebuzzard Mar 2022 #81
When my common sense tells me Raftergirl Mar 2022 #89
Knowing that even being vaccinated up the yen yuan like I am.... Lady Freedom Returns Mar 2022 #91
Stopped Awhile Ago RobinA Mar 2022 #93
It's situational. Outside, there's no reason to mask up. Bucky Mar 2022 #96
Other: When R(e) values fall below 1 and stay there for 6 weeks or longer. n/t TygrBright Mar 2022 #97
I'll respect whatever the directive is for where I happen to be at. AngryOldDem Mar 2022 #98
I will continue masking even if Covid is over because, I didn't get the flu or even a cold the Demsrule86 Mar 2022 #100
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