• Spanish Flu, circa 1918. Family portrait.
And yes, that is a cat wearing a mask.
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    • 21Redcoat 13 aug
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    • Well yeah they were also just learning what germs were so can imagine they took every measure possible into account
      BlameGame 13 aug
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    • Ya Spanish flu finished off like 50 million people in a matter of months
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    • that cat is dead now :(
      em_uhh_ly 13 aug
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    • Americans today are fucking idiots. Even those in the past knew to wear masks
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    • There are way too many people on this app who think 100,000 dead isn't that much and that's scary.
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    • People try bringing this up like it’s proof we need masks when these were the same people who had cocaine in coke and prescribed heroin
      dirtybong 13 aug
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    • RIP Sweden who was completely wiped off the map because they didn't lockdown and they aren't wearing masks... Wait
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    • twE3k 13 aug
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    • People didn't fully understand germ theory. Why do I have an opinion
      mikeyesto 13 aug
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    • Retards really be out here comparing the spanish flu to covid.
      _Aris_ 14 aug
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    • Here come the inbred cuntservatives
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    • That’s because the Spanish Flu ran a train on humanity whereas COVID is mostly giving people the sniffles
      dooms7 13 aug
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    • Except Spanish flu kiIIed 700,000 people in the us, corona will never get anywhere near that number....
      bam0217 13 aug
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    • Spanish Flu lockdown was only a week
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    • Ok, and? The Spanish flu was an actual pandemic, with a large body count, due to a lack of medical advancement. It's to be expected.
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    • 5,000 people died in a terror attack and we spend nearly 2 decades at war and lost trillions of dollars for revenge. 143,000 people died in a pandemic and no one cares.
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    • Remember to vote for trump this election
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    • Didn’t we also segregate black people?
      mk123lol 13 aug
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    • Omg did you just call it the SPANISH flu!?!?! Racist!!!?!?!? It was probably trump's fault, trump flu
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    • No international decisions that will destroy the economy should be made for a fraction of a percent of the population
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    • And then they died in a house fire the next week
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    • Imagine having to deal with a pandemic and world war at the same time
      rigbonery 13 aug
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    • Bruh imagine what a pain in the ass it was to get a mask on a cat, I believe it would be more difficult than cleaning your penis off after sticking it in a jar of marshmallow fluff
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    • Well unlike covid-19 the mortality rate for the Spanish flu was fuckin HIGH
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    • They are just like us... people... but older... remember Cain may have invented "sarcasm" (talking to God nonetheless)... 2nd human with a belly button...
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    • inb4 comments get political
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    • Kitty
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    • I thought we weren't supposed to compare covid to the flu?
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    • The funny thing about the Spanish flu is that we now know it as the common flu or influenza
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    • i’m non partisan, i personally don’t wear a mask at all times because of my panic and anxiety disorder. it can trigger it really bad, and that’s dangerous for me. BUT if a place requires it, i just wear the fuckin mask, that’s their choice as a business. respect is what it comes down to
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    • And they all died anyway
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    • Your Daily Government Propaganda Mask Meme.
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    • Propoganda out in full force. Knock it off. People that are gullible already fell for all the covid nonsense and all the people who aren't stupid aren't going to fall for it now.
      rheehee 13 aug
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    • I bet they will still allowed to go to church
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    • 1.5 million died of TB last year. Where was your face diapers then? This needs to stop. Wake the fuck up.
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    • Its funny too because up until about the late 1800s/early 1900s everyome thought pretty much all diseases we're thought to be from "bad air" while sometimes this was the case it wasn't up until the Spanish flu that we really got a true understanding of germs and viruses. Of course we kind of knew
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    • Because back then the people found out about the flu by seeing their neighbors die, not by shitty news media that overexeggerate everything and people whining about "anti-maskers" on iFunny.
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    • Are these mask memes going to be around until the pandemic ends cause it’s getting really tired and repetitive
      Lampini 13 aug
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    • Yes... VOLUNTARILY.
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    • Stop being retarded
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    • The Spanish flu it makes you throw up salsa
      John247 13 aug
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    • Nice
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    • They wore masks and today they're all dead. Checkmate!
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    • Well the Spanish flu ki lled millions of people
      CookiMan 13 aug
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    • The spanish flu was a real pandemic
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    • Why are people arguing about the validity of masks in 1918 when they didn’t close any businesses lol
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    • Americans just need to experience starvation and mass executions apparently to grow the fuck up.
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    • If a cat can do it so can you ,Jesus!
      Hhmm 14 aug
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    • I bet they wore a mask because it’s what they concluded was the safest result. The reason why most people are wearing a mask is because the news people made the virus seem scary and said they should wear a mask
      twigs 13 aug
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    • Assadcat 13 aug
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    • That’s just a the cats white mouth
      renagad 13 aug
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    • Are anti-maskers just the current anti-vaxxer?
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    • And their bloodline is still strong today, unlike the anti-maskers of the day.
      zerosober 16 aug
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    • Ha Ha, nice try fake news: Everyone knows there were no cats before internet
      selens 16 aug
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    • People who say it’s all a hoax WACK, all you have to do is socially distance and wear something on your face for a couple of hours. I’m a mechanic and have to wear one inside my shop that is 105 degrees in there. If I can do it you certainly can.
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    • No actually the cat isn’t wearing a mask. The cat has a big patch of white fur in the shape or in the area that the mask would be. I know this Bc if you look closely and zoom in you can clearly see the cats sniffer also known as a nose😬😬😬
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    • Fucking India is handling this pandemic better than us
      james7414 14 aug
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    • NeoGypsy 14 aug
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    • This is Beautiful
      4Pep 14 aug
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    • Lets start a thread on things we've learned during the pandemic. Number 1: People are stupid and won't listen to anything that doesn't quite fit their narrative
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    • Ah how much simpler times were before the existence of karens
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    • Thats because of the dustbowl. It was filling people's lungs with sand. Maybe they wouldt be wearing them if the dustbowl had a 99% survival rate and wasnt being milked by big pharma to make millions with fake tests and inflated numbers.
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    • *trump voice* it’s actually 1917
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    • Bet this whole family still died.
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    • I don't care about any of this I'm just saving this because of the cat in the mask
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    • And yes that shows you how little they knew about micro biology and masks
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    • I'm just here to see a cool pic with a cat
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    • I don't care
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    • But I can’t wear a mask! I can die of heatstroke
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    • Boy do you people love to take every chance to state how you don’t want to be forced to wear masks. BUt It dOeSnt Do AnYtHiNg. Number 1, that’s a total lie Number 2, even if it wasn’t, it provides a sense of security to some people who believe it does. Ifunny is really on some dumb shit. 1/2
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    • Daily reminder that these dem forced memes will cause many people to vote red this November.
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    • The difference was that Spanish Flu was actually dangerous
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    • Thats a family who treasures a pet in a scary time of uncertainty
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    • Skrt. That moment when THE ONLY PEOPLE who got the spanish flu were people who got the vaccine for it... they literally could not transfer it to someone who didn’t get it. Call me a retard anti vaxxer but you can look that up
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    • Someone couldn't handle actual facts and common sense logic, so they deleted my entire comment thread lol.
      erma4nerd 13 aug
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    • Hey so everyone who is bemoaning the fact that cases are rising in Cali, Texas, Florida, and Arizona. That's not a bad thing that's actually a good thing.
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    • Fucking propaganda meme
      Jombie 15 aug
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    • They aren’t 6 feet apart and the country didn’t shut down
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    • Its not wearing a mask
      Naromasa 14 aug
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    • gOvErNmEnT mAnDaTeD mAsK mEm- shut the fuck up
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    • You shouldn’t compare the coronavirus to a legitimate disease.
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    • Back then I could probably burn the plague rats and get away with it. Now the cops will get on my ass if I even start stringing one up on the burnin stake
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    • Librals in 1918
      r2clint2 14 aug
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    • Yeah well that was a real disease
      The__FBI 14 aug
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    • Difference is, everyone hates the spanish.
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    • The mask didn't work back in 1918 either. LOL
      iexercise 14 aug
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    • Covid 19 isnt even life threatening
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    • Imagine comparing Covid to the Spanish flu
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    • So libtards have existed for a long time. So what.
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    • People thought seatbelts were infringing on their constitutional rights. People thought fucking electricity was gonna be the end of the world. It’s kinda like a teen phase except it keeps lapsing forever every time something new appears
      Vexati0n 14 aug
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    • Wow so many anti mask and antivax morons here. Guess you don't know anyone who has been sick with covid or died from it. You're also purposely ignoring the research which shows that masks reduce the risk of transmission to single digits. No wonder your states are doing so poorly
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    • What a bunch of sheep. You guys see how in the past, the government used masks to gain control of their people and... Uh.... Well.... Wait, that was it? After the virus was gone, the people didn't need the masks anymore? You mean the government wasnt using the masks as some sort of way to brainwash?
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    • It's photoshopped you idiots...
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