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.”
JUST IN: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti: "It’s time to cancel everything." pic.twitter.com/oMiwjSTFWg
— The Hill (@thehill) December 3, 2020
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”
top of the list: cancelling Mayor Garcetti
— Frog Master (@FrogMaster18) December 3, 2020
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.”
I swear him and De Blasio must have a side bet going on who can be the most hated mayor in the nation.
— TheMachiavellianPopulist (@TheMachiavell10) December 3, 2020
Others shared similar sentiment.
Can we cancel you as Mayor?
— 19_mo_86 (@19_mo_86) December 3, 2020
I canceled him
— ☃️ Dr Recall Newsom ☃️ (@RealTanMan1980) December 3, 2020
LA, wise the hell up and cancel him!
— Ganja man 101 (@101Ganja) December 3, 2020
Start with the Mayor.
— The Real Jon Blumenthal (@JonBlumenthal) December 3, 2020
LA Mayor Eric Grinchetti pic.twitter.com/iJCIPRanfq
— Not My President-Elect! (@waamutoo) December 3, 2020