John Kerry responded that an image of him posted without his mask on a first class flight on American Airlines was “malarkey”. The photo went viral, prompting American Airlines to put out a statement on Twitter saying they were looking into the matter.
Kerry stated that the controversy was “St. Patrick’s day ‘malarkey’ afoot on Twitter.” Despite the image that showed Kerry without his mask, Kerry claims that it was only “momentary.”
The installed puppet Joe Biden has also been spotted wandering around without his mask despite his executive order requiring masks by federal employees. Further, RAIR Foundation USA has documented several instances of mask hypocrisy by elected officials (see here, here and here).
As previously reported at RAIR, John Kerry explained that his “use of a private jet to receive an environmental award is offset by the brilliant work he does”: