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GREGG LANCER, San Clemente

In my previous response to the editor, my intention was to provide patient and kind insight into certain people’s behaviors, among those who choose to persecute non-mask wearers in very unfair and unpleasant ways. 

I was trying to advise people that there are those of us who cannot wear a mask or shield, and that needs to be OK with everybody. I don’t mock those who wear a mask, but that isn’t the case for a non-mask wearer.

Just like the chaos in certain cities across America, this mask issue is equally as absurd and divisive. We are long enough into this “pandemic” that there is ample time and information for people to do their own research, instead of relying on a dangerously biased media that has been proven guilty of false information and fear-mongering.

If I don’t wear a mask for legitimate personal health reasons—that, by law, I do not have to reveal to anyone—then Michael Smith compares me to “good and considerate folks around me who take the CDC guidelines seriously.” 

Meaning, I am not a good and considerate person. Really? After reading that statement, I had to respond. This letter writer considers Dr. Fauci a notable and respected health expert. For those of us who’ve done our research on Dr. Fauci, of which there is plenty available, we know for certain that he is far from those titles.

Therefore, nothing he says can be trusted. COVID-19 has about a 99% survival rate, yet the case and death reporting are still flawed to the degree that it is still being reported as accurate and keeping people who need to know the truth entirely in the dark, believing lies, and living a life of unnecessary fear.

We are now over 150 days beyond the 15-day strategy to flatten the curve, and that goal was achieved long ago. This is still a problem, and I am part of the solution as I speak out against what the biased media is criminally indoctrinating the public with, and that is misinformation, lies, and more fear, resulting in further division.

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