A Canadian professor went on an unhinged Twitter rant as he tried to get a flight attendant in bother for not carrying a masks aboard the flight he was on.
Amir Attaran, a part of the College of Ottawa’s Schools of Legislation and College of Epidemiology and Public Well being, referred to as out the unsuspecting flight attendant, United Airways and america over coronavirus insurance policies in a sequence of social media posts over the weekend.
Attaran’s first tweet posted images of the United flight attendant with out a masks, which is required for all flights out of Canada.
“Hey @United, why are you breaking the law? Masks are required on all flights out of Canada. Your flight attendant isn’t wearing one!” he tweeted as he additionally included authorities businesses and Canadian information retailers.
United Airways, in a tweet, replied, “Hi Amir, thanks for bringing this to our attention. We’ve informed the appropriate teams for further review.”
Later Attaran tweeted that he had a “friendly chat” with the beforehand unmasked flight attendant, “and located she is innocent as a result of @United misinforms its crew.
“WTF, United? Look here: no flights leaving Canada, masks are mandatory the ‘entire travel journey’. FOLLOW THE LAW!”
The COVID crazed professor wasn’t achieved but.
“United should be forbidden from flying to Canada—immediately,” he tweeted, whereas tagging the nation’s minister of transport. “Our country, our rules. Even the supervisor I talked with in Chicago didn’t understand Canadian rules apply to flights departing Canada.”
The subsequent day after an outpouring of essential tweets directed at him, he turned his ire to People and the Republican Social gathering, mocking the nation over its COVID demise fee.
“Don’t like Canada’s laws? Then keep your American companies in your own country,” he tweeted. “Our country, our rules. That’s why your COVID death rate is triple ours, a–holes.”
“See Americans, you get crazy mad about COVID safety and attack science—and then you die. You drank the GOP Kool Aid and it’s mass suicide basically.”
Then he took intention at America’s gun insurance policies.
“Oh, and if you Republican Reptiles dislike Canada’s COVID safety laws, you’ll TOTALLY HATE our gun safety laws—if you’re not already shot and dead,” he tweeted. “Cuz Yankees murder their own far more than Canadians. Even kids. It’s awful. I’m so glad I emigrated from California to Canada.”
Attaran was apparently undeterred by the cascade of criticism he obtained, pushing again towards anybody who accused him of being a tattletale or being nasty to a service employee.
“Oh my god you were that kid in school weren’t you?” one youtuber tweeted at him.
Attaran’s reply, “Sure was. Went to university and did great. You were that kid behind the McDonald’s counter weren’t you?”
One other account tweeted on Father’s Day, “Your children are ashamed of you.”
However Attaran quipped, “My father day’s gift was lovely. Sorry, dude.”
He was nonetheless tweeting out how the US handled COVID as not too long ago as Monday night time.