Every statement in this tweet is false
This is an apt comparison

Even the research shows 10-15% of droplets still get past a cloth mask. But the 85%-90% reduction in transmission does wonders for disease prevention, especially when coupled with distancing
Spreading communicable diseases to own the libs
Did you read the paper rather than just the news article?

There are pretty sizable qualifiers laid out on the front end
South Korea, New Zealand, most places where efforts to combat SARS were rolled out again
The text of your own tweet concedes that it works 😂 just "not as much," maybe
South Korea is an island nation? When did that happen?

And how do you think they stopped community transmission in the beginning before they knew to close borders and use quarantines?

I haven't used "any states in the US" because none have anything like high compliance 😂
Compare the US lockdown response to, say, Italy

We never took it seriously because the President at the time was a f*cking moron surrounded by enablers, and now the pain has lasted too long for any serious lockdown effort to work

Widespread masking + distance is trivially easy
Was that an argument? O_o

My high school went out of its way to impress upon us that sticking your 🍆 in anyone without a condom was a 100% effective way to get one of at least a dozen diseases that would make it fall off 😂
Correct. Preliminary data showed double-masking was on par with a single N95, so people could obtain the same effect even with N95 shortages

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