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The Westboro Baptist Church Planned To Disrupt A Fallen Soldier’s Funeral. Whoops, Wrong Town.

After the Westboro Baptist Church said they were planning to disrupt the memorial service for fallen Army Ranger Spc. Cody James Patterson recently, a crowd of over 2,000 people in the town of Corvallis, Ore., gathered to show their support for Patterson and his family. The WBC was nowhere to be seen.

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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