It doesn't "violate" CDC guidelines to wear a mask outside. The CDC said that you can go without a mask outside (in most circumstances) with relatively minimal risk, not that it's bad or harmful to wear one.
What DOES violate CDC guidelines is not wearing a mask among strangers indoors. But Glenn would never criticize, say, DeSantis's preemption of local mask mandates because he affirmatively supports DeSantis's libertarian nihilism, which after all owns thu libs
Also, as a first approximation the number of people who currently refuse to get a vaccine who would get one if Biden was photographed outdoors without a mask is "zero."

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