Goggles Now too… That might be a bit far.
First, it was masks. And quite honestly, most people are willing to wear them for the greater good. There are obviously a few people that are very vocal about wearing a mask or not wearing a mask. But now, let's throw some of the goggle-wearing in there. That should be fun.
I'm not sure if this is serious or not, but there was a poll taken asking about the willingness people would have to wear a pair of goggles along with the mask. Personally.. nope! The virus is respiratory. I get the transference through that, but the eye thing seems extreme. Yes, I have heard people say that they are sure that they contracted the virus through their eyes, but let's be honest. That seems a bit far fetched. I'm not saying it could happen, but it seems fairly unlikely.
So, the question came up... if asked, would you be willing to wear a pair of goggles too? Over 25,000 people were asked. 30% of them said they would be very willing. 25% said they would be somewhat willing. 13% said they would be somewhat unwilling. And 23% said they would be very unwilling. Personally, I fall into the somewhat unwilling category. I would need more information showing that the goggle thing is really necessary. Or, maybe in certain situations it would be a good idea. Right now it seems fairly far fetched. But, I could be wrong. Maybe just a pair of glasses would do?
Anyway, this is just a hypothetical for now. What part would you fall into? From this survey, looks like most people would be willing to don the pair of goggles.
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