Hogan Quote Now On Face Coverings For Sale

ANNAPOLIS, MD — Maryland’s coronavirus metrics are getting worse. Hoping to combat the fall surge in cases, Gov. Larry Hogan’s pleas to stay safe have gotten more assertive.

“Just wear the damn mask,” Hogan said at a press conference last week.

The demand has started to gain traction. Route One Apparel, a Maryland-themed clothing company, hopped on the trend. Within days, it started selling a mask decorated with the slogan.

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The mask costs $10 and is available at this link.

Baltimore’s Senator Theatre also joined in. The retro venue posted the quote on its marquee on Monday.

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Leaders have also adopted the phrase. Baltimore’s top health official, Dr. Letitia Dzirasa, told residents to “Wear the damn mask” during a Thursday livestream.

Hogan’s guidance comes as coronavirus-related hospitalizations are climbing. The positivity rate is also on the rise, and the cases rate is

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