Los Angeles Mayor faces backlash after declaring “it’s time to cancel everything”

In a new speech urging Los Angeles residents to stay at home and socially distance, Mayor Eric Garcetti declares “it’s time to hunker down” and “it’s time to cancel everything.”

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Not everyone thought “cancelling everything” was a reasonable and measured solution and Garcetti suffered backlash on Twitter.

One Twitter user replied “top of the list: cancelling Mayor Garcetti”

Another replied “I swear him and De Blasio must have a side bet going on who can be the most hated mayor in the nation.”

Others shared similar sentiment.