Maybe, just maybe, people come to certain subreddits to feel good or try to find some distraction that makes them happy for a little while before returning to the shitty state of the world. Keep this shit out of places it doesn’t belong so we can at least find some solace when we want to.
If someone told you that you had to wait in line and you couldn’t drive on the sidewalk to get around traffic then would you complain about your freedoms? No, you wouldn’t. You’re free to stay home, but if you go out and you’re potentially a danger to others then you should wear a mask.