Academy Award-nominated actress Abigail Breslin, identified for her function in “Little Miss Sunshine,” shut down a social media consumer who criticized her for sporting a masks. Breslin has publicly pressured the significance of sporting face masks ever since her father died of COVID-19 final 12 months.
After Breslin posted a photograph of herself apparently using The Big Apple Coaster in Las Vegas on Instagram on Monday, a fellow consumer commented, “Who’s the pathetic loser wearing a mask?”
Breslin addressed the commenter head-on: “That pathetic loser would be me, someone who lost their dad due to someone not wearing a mask and given him COVID. You can kindly go f— off now.”
Breslin’s remark didn’t deter the commenter, who responded, “I’m pretty sure wearing a mask isn’t going to save anyones life lol. Clearly I know more than her if she thinks someone who wasn’t wearing a mask killed her father when in reality he was weak.”
Other followers and followers defended the actress and her father, however she insisted that they report the profile as an alternative.
“To say my dad died because he was ‘weak’ is something I will not tolerate,” Breslin wrote.
Health officers preserve that masks drastically cut back the danger of transmitting.
Almost a 12 months in the past, Breslin introduced that her father, Michael Breslin, died on the age of 78 on account of COVID-19.
“At 6:32 PM EST, my sweet, perfect, amazing, heroic, wonderful dada passed away after my family and I said goodbye,” she wrote in an Instagram submit on the time. “It was COVID-19 that cut my sweet daddy’s life too short.”
“I miss you, daddy. I can’t wait to see you again. I won’t ever, ever, ever forget you.”
Back when her father was first positioned on a ventilator, Breslin pressured the significance of sporting a masks.
“This is me saying that If you asked my dad: a mask is FAR LESS uncomfortable than a ventilator,” she wrote. “So stfu. And wear your damn mask. Please. No one should go thru this.”
In addition to her function in “Little Miss Sunshine,” Breslin has additionally starred within the “Zombieland” films and on the TV sequence “Scream Queens.”