Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) ‘S latest attempt to soak Democrats and President Joe Biden faced an instant fact check on Tuesday.
Lawmakers supporting QAnon’s conspiracy theory sought to expose “DEMOCRAT HYPOCRISY” with a recent photograph of Biden and First Lady Jill Biden with former President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter.
“Hey look, here’s a picture posted today of the Biden’s with the Carter’s – tell us again why school kids are still being forced to wear masks?” she wrote.
Boebert received an instant reminder of guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which currently state that “you can congregate indoors with fully vaccinated people without wearing a mask or staying 6 feet away.”
All Americans over 16 are now eligible to receive the shot. The Food and Drug Administration is due to clear the Pfizer vaccine for use in children ages 12 to 15 next week. Pfizer said on Tuesday it would apply for emergency use authorization in September to give it to children between the ages of 2 and 11.
“It’s quite simple. The four people in the photo are vaccinated. Children under 16 are not, ”one person replied to the Colorado Republican.
Another said: “They were all vaccinated, and probably tested again before they met. Science is an interesting concept, someday you should try it. “
Others were simply offended by Boebert’s misplaced apostrophes:
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