“This can be a hoax. It is a fraud. There’s no person dying.”
Should you’re a fan of Parks and Rec, then you definately in all probability keep in mind all these iconic city corridor scenes the place the residents of Pawnee would get, uh, actually labored up about petty stuff.
They’d yell at Leslie Knope and her buddies about issues like time capsules…
Effectively, as you’ve got in all probability seen on the information, there have been plenty of REAL city corridor conferences occurring lately, during which individuals have thrown huge tantrums about having to put on face masks in public — and unfold plenty of (incorrect) conspiracy theories about COVID-19 being a hoax.
So one Parks and Rec fan, actor and producer Legislation Sharma, discovered a method to categorical what we had been all considering — by modifying these city corridor attendees right into a scene from the present. And the outcomes are disturbingly correct:
“This can be a planned-demic. That is completely political, and you already know it!” a lady from a latest Palm Seaside city corridor yells, whereas Leslie Knope seems to be each confused and terrified.
One other girl rants on about how face masks are literally sexual fetish-wear, and that she is “not into sadomasochism and bondage.” In the meantime, Andy Dwyer tries to stifle his giggles.
“How disgusting, how shameful, how prison, how corrupt! This can be a hoax. It is a fraud. There’s no person dying,” one other girl screams, whereas Ben Wyatt whispers to Leslie to “keep sturdy.”
And the video ends, fairly fittingly, with Ron Swanson watching all of this insanity on his laptop, after which tossing it right into a dumpster.
Since Legislation posted his Parks and Rec/face masks mashup yesterday, it is gone viral throughout social media. Folks suppose it is fairly freaking humorous — and in addition terrifying.
“Effectively, as a diehard fan of Parks and Rec, it was onerous to observe the footage of those passionate residents and never instantly consider the city corridor conferences in Pawnee,” Legislation informed BuzzFeed, when requested what impressed him to make the video.
“It was form of painful to hear by these individuals complaining about having to put on a masks, however it was price it in the long run,” Legislation added. “Principally, I’m simply blissful individuals obtained a kick out of it and we’re in a position to chuckle throughout a reasonably darkish time in our nation’s historical past.”
You may watch the complete Parks and Rec clip under. And for the love of every part, please put on a rattling masks and cease getting your coronavirus information from memes on Fb. Thanks!
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