To me this just seems like hand waving to excuse the fact that there is no real difference between lock down states and non-lock down. You will note that there is no real data, only anecdotes. And you will note that southern Californian is one of the hardest hit places in the nation right now and they are as isolated from the “bad people” as you can get short of being on an Island due to deserts and mountains. But articles like this should show you where things are going politically speaking. Pandemic restrictions follow state lines. The spreading virus doesn’t.
Remember the incompetence. You might not like the vaccine but there might come a time when you would wish they could get it right. Whoops, Dander Way Back Up: What’s With the Vaccines?
I saw them de-platform people awhile ago which is why I switched to Pale Moon and Brave. Mozilla, developer of the Firefox internet browser, has argued that more must be done to keep Donald Trump and other “bad actors” out of cyberspace, prompting many to vow to never use the group’s services again.
From a female lawyer who voted for Obama (and I think Hillary but not sure about that): The 7 most violence inciting statements ind Donald Trump’s speech.
It is worth remembering that some on the right asked for this. Only they thought they were asking for it to be applied to people they thought were enemies. Violence in the Capitol, Dangers in the Aftermath