CHART: This Is The Actual Republican Convention Weapons Policy

This morning, I learned that I had posted incorrect information about the Republican National Convention's no-weapons policy. Here at Upworthy we take the facts very seriously, and want to draw as much attention as possible to our errors — especially when we can reveal bizarre things about the RNC at the same time.

As face masks have become mandatory in many places to limit the spread of coronavirus, it's also become an increasingly politicized thing. As we know, anything that involves political polarization also involves vast amounts of misinformation and disinformation. Whose idea was the internet again?

No one I know loves wearing a mask. We all wish we didn't have to. But there are an awful lot of people saying they can't wear one, or they refuse to wear one because they've been led to believe that masks are somehow more dangerous than not wearing one. I've seen and read "information" on everything from masks depriving people of oxygen to masks causing CO2 build up to masks creating fungus problems.

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