If you were wondering how to celebrate this year’s Super Bowl in Canada, the prime minister has got some advice.
Don’t be a super-spreader this #SuperBowl Sunday. Cancel your party, stay at home, and connect with your friends on… https://t.co/fZoWO6INAA— Justin Trudeau (@Justin Trudeau) 1612642055.0
“Don’t be a super-spreader this #SuperBowl Sunday,” he wrote.
Instead of hosting or attending parties and events, he pleaded with sports fans to stay at home and “connect with your friends online instead.”
The Canadian PM also made reference to an age-old Super Bowl tradition — eating chilli!
“Because let’s be real,” he said. “It doesn’t matter how good their chilli recipe is, it’s not worth getting sick or putting your loved ones at risk.”
It’s a message that’s been backed-up by public health officials, too. The same day, Dr. Theresa Tam reminded Canadians that “a strong defensive front” was necessary to tackle COVID-19.