Here's a not so compassionate missive from public radio wherein newfound American scarcity sparks supposition over mask orders.
Reality check . . . Consider this a national order that's coming with "Prez-Elect" Biden's Administration.
Many rural communities have resisted masks and calls for social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic, but now many of them are experiencing record-high infections and deaths. Critically ill rural patients are often sent to city hospitals for high-level treatment, and as their numbers grow, some urban hospitals are buckling under the added strain.