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Patti LuPone’s hypocritical privilege makes her a mask Karen

Post Editorial Board: "Chalk up one more celebrity COVID hypocrite: Musical theater great turns out to be a (maskless) ranting mask Karen. A viral video shows Tony and Grammy winner Patti LuPone screaming “get the f–ck out”

at a patron for refusing to mask up after a performance of “Company” at the American Theatre Wing. Yet LuPone wasn’t wearing a mask as she ranted. Color us shocked.

Yes, she was doing a post-show Q&A. She likely wanted her face to be seen and her speech to be understood. But the policy of the theater where she was performing requires masking.

So why not her? Does being on a stage mean you can’t get others sick?"

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