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6. Thanks for sharing the article
Wed Feb 9, 2022, 01:52 AM
Feb 2022

I remember when the pandemic first began that it seemed pretty clear that it was airborne. It is interesting to read why there was such a resistance to the concept.

It was mid January of 2020, and I had already canceled an airplane trip for early February, as I figured that the world would shut down rapidly. I remember shopping at Costco wearing my N95, looking at the other people wearing masks. Mostly we made up about 1/4 of the shoppers. Already, before anyone was suggesting masking inside, a whole bunch of us had figured it out. And were taking precautions.

I guess that is the difference between people figuring things out and on their own and acting on them for personal safety and the job of the large health organizations.

I do not think I will ever feel safe going inside a public space without a mask. As it sure has become clear to me that they are protective in so many more ways that I imagined.

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