Chad Kroeger and JT Parr had been tremendous stoked to “remedy the masks scarcity” in Huntington Seaside, California. Armed with a giant field of free masks, the duo hit the town, which lies 35 miles south of Los Angeles and whose residents are notably anti-mask and never precisely followers of the statewide lockdown.
Stoked, no less than, till they began getting chased off the seashore and fielding f-bombs from the locals.
In a YouTube video posted Tuesday, the web comedians (or “activists,” as they like to be referred to as) stroll round Essential Road and the seashore and ask if anybody needs a masks to assist curb the unfold of the coronavirus.
“Guys, we’ve obtained a treatment for the masks scarcity,” they inform the group. “We’ve obtained masks! If anybody wants a masks, we’ve obtained ’em!”
Few folks take the boys up on their provide. The explanations they are saying no run the gamut:
“Respiratory your individual carbon monoxide will not be wholesome.”
“They’re killing us.”
“I’m strolling 20 miles!”
“It’s not a masks, it’s a muzzle!”
“I do know the place I’m going after I die.”
“It’s all faux, dude.”
Kroeger and Parr ― whose earlier viral hits embrace a video during which they foyer for a Mount Rushmore-style Paul Walker memorial in San Clemente and one other during which they communicate out towards a Hollywood Hills home social gathering ban at a Los Angeles Metropolis Council assembly ― chosen Huntington Seaside as their donation spot for very sensible causes.
“I surf in Huntington Seaside on a regular basis, plus they’ve Bear Flag Poke,” Kroeger instructed HuffPost. “We seen that a lot of folks weren’t sporting masks. We figured this was ’trigger, like provide chains are all boned up, however then we realized folks weren’t sporting them as a result of they assume they suck.”
Although the fellows say they’re completely nonetheless down to fulfill up on the native Sharkeez to provide away masks and have a beer with anybody , they’re somewhat shocked by the suggestions they obtained the primary time round.
“The response that shocked me probably the most was most likely the man who stated God loves me adopted by ‘Fuck you,’” Kroeger stated. “They appear like disparate ideas.”
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