(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File) Even after a federal judge ruled Monday against the CDC’s federal travel mask mandate, a new poll from AP-NORC shows that 56 percent of respondents favored forced masking on planes and other forms of public transportation. Twenty-four percent oppose such mandates, while another 20 percent have no opinion. (Who the heck doesn’t have an opinion at this point?!)
Not surprisingly, there’s a huge partisan divide. Fully 80 percent of Democrats want mandatory masks for planes, trains, and buses, while only 33 percent of Republicans do. Results from a nationwide poll showing the party breakdown of respondents. (Credit: APNORC.org) The poll was conducted by AP-NORC between April 14-18, with 1,085 adults participating via landline or cellphone. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3.9 percentage points.
Party breakdown was 44 percent Democrat, 20 percent Independent, and 36 percent Republican. Make of that what you will. The gender breakdown meanwhile was 48 percent male to 52 percent female.
It’s clear that the mask zealots are not going to give up easily. New York City–insanely–continues its forced masking policy for children 5 and under , while mandates at colleges and universities are actually on the on the rise .
MSNBC’s Dr. Kavita Patel goes so far as to suggest that when travelling, you should try to force your seat neighbors to mask up: It’s not clear that she’s suggesting you lie, but it sure sounds like it when she recommends saying, “I have an elderly mother at home, I’ve got a child with cancer at home. Will you please do me a favor?” At least she prefaces it by saying, “I know this sounds crazy…” Yes. Yes, it does.
Many question the effectiveness of mask mandates, however, with even the Washington Post admitting in February that “mask mandates didn’t make much of a […]
Most “Conservative” News Outlets Are on the Big Tech Teat
Not long ago, conservative media was not beholden to anyone. Today, most sites are stuck on the Big Tech gravy train.
I’ll keep this short. The rise of Pandemic Panic Theater, massive voter fraud, and other “taboo” topics have neutered a majority of conservative news sites. You’ll notice they are very careful about what topics they tackle. Sure, they’ll attack Critical Race Theory, Antifa, and the Biden-Harris regime, but you won’t see them going after George Soros, Bill Gates, the World Economic Forum, or the Deep State, among others.
The reason is simple. They are beholden to Big Tech, and Big Tech doesn’t allow certain topics to be discussed or they’ll cut you off. Far too many conservative news outlets rely on Google, Facebook, and Twitter for the bulk of their traffic. They depend on big checks from Google ads to keep the sites running. I don’t necessarily hold it against them. We all do what we need to do to survive. I just wish more would do like we have, which is to cut out Big Tech altogether.
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