The day that many of us feared as arrived, as the worlds of virtue signaling and coronavirus precautions collide in New York City.
Over the course of the last few months, there have been a number of changes to the suggestions being made by American medical professionals as it pertains to coronavirus. Much of this undulation can be traced back to the fact that this is a novel and fast-moving strain of the virus, and that researchers simply haven’t had enough experience with the illness to say with any certainty what the best practices are for preventing it.
As it stands currently, face masks are considered a viable option for helping to prevent the spread of coronavirus, and a great many Americans are taking the suggestion seriously.
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Viral video shot at a supermarket on Staten Island in New York City shows a mob of angry shoppers in coronavirus masks cursing a woman without one.
A woman posted the 22-second clip on Facebook Saturday and by Monday afternoon it had been viewed more than 329,000 times, the Staten Island Advance reported Tuesday.
“Get the f— out of here!” a man is heard yelling in the video. “Get out!” screams another woman, pointing toward an exit.
The paper reported that the woman who posted the video captioned it, “What happens in Staten Island when you don’t wear a mask in Shoprite!”
The video depicted quite a turbulent scene.
A spokesman for the grocery chain told reporters that the incident itself occurred approximately two weeks ago.
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