It’s mad. There are times and places when masks are great: when you’re caring for the very vulnerable for example and have carers in and out, good hand hygiene and masks would be a good idea. Close up dental work. That kind of thing.You know what really gets me about the dumb mask shit? During the bubonic plague one of the things they tried to control it was having everyone wear masks or face wraps stuffed with herbs. For obvious reasons this did not stop the plague.
We are literally attempting to use discredited pseudo science from the middle ages in 2020. Try and wrap your head around that for a minute.