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Explaining my joke

Just to be clear, my letter from Nov. 1 was satirical. I totally support Faucism (taken from Fauci, get it?). Faucism is the use of masks, hand-washing, social-distancing and avoiding large gatherings of people to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. I was spoofing the anti-mask crowd. From reading the comments to my letter it was obvious no one really “got it.”

JM Jesse

Glenwood Springs

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