Donald Trump Jr. may already have mocked versus mask mandates aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19, but former President Donald Trump’s eldest son admitted on Thursday he would continue to wear a mask.
Why? “For anonymity” so he can “stay under the radar,” he wrote on Twitter. He is not alone.
Trump Jr.’s admission came as he questioned polls that found the majority of Americans still support mask mandates on planes and trains, after a federal judge overturned federal mandates of coronavirus mask in public transport. The Department of Justice is appealing the decision.
“It must be a bookseller poll,” the Trump scion wrote, noting that “about 90%” of people he had seen leaving Miami and Cleveland airports this week had not been wearing face coverings. face.
“I’m sitting in an airport now and can see over 60 people and count 5 masks including me, but I’m wearing one for anonymity, not because I think a little rag does anything” , added Trump Jr.
Later, Trump Jr. responded to a tweet that claimed “the best part about lifting the mask mandate is that you can now tell with 100% certainty exactly how many libs are on your flight.”
“I will continue to wear one 99.9% to stay under the radar,” he replied.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention “continues to recommend that people wear masks on all domestic public transportation,” according to its website.
“When people wear a properly fitted mask or respirator over their nose and mouth while traveling indoors or on public transport, they are protecting themselves and those around them, including those who are immunocompromised. or who are not yet eligible for the vaccine, and help keep travel and public transport safer for everyone,” he says.