Finding the good in face masks

GUEST OPINION

If it were not so vital to public health it would be entertaining to see so many people arguing against wearing a face mask.
Some of those who consider science as merely another’s opinion are making claims ranging from “masks simply do not work” to “masks are actually harmful to our health” to “masks are some kind of nefarious government conspiracy to control us or to ever so slowly erode our constitutional rights.”
All of those negative viewpoints are laughable, but few of us are laughing.
So h...

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