Newsom and his public health experts call their edicts “small gatherings guidance,” but we know it’s really “California’s Thanksgiving Mandate.”Like the Thanksgiving rules issued in other blue states, they are an insane blend of bureaucratic stupidity and unscientific tyranny.
• “Singing, chanting, and shouting are strongly discouraged.”• The host should collect names and contact information of attendees for contact tracing.
Social distancing and hand-washing have become ingrained in the culture and something like 85 percent of Americans are said to faithfully wear masks.
So does that mean that the 15 percent who don’t wear masks are the ones who are catching the virus?
Or do the cloth masks that most people wear really not do the job of protecting us, as a recent study found?