Have you seen one of these Fake Face Mask Exempt Cards? They’re showing up all over the U.S. now that more Americans are being required to wear masks to stop the spread of COVID-19. These cards were crafted to fool people into allowing anti-maskers access to their businesses. Their “Freedom to Breathe Agency,’ or ‘FTBA,” is nothing more than a Facebook group, not a government agency. The cards include a warning of a hefty fine.
Singer, Lance Bass got a hold of a fake face mask exempt card and Tweeted, “HEADS UP fellow businesses…. This is not a thing. This is what happens when Arts and Crafts Karens have too much time on their hands. We will throw it in the trash and send them on their way.”
There are true exceptions in California for not wearing a face mask: