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Hey India, Let’s Please Retire These Creepy Masks

Why does this nightmare fuel exist.

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Hi everybody. It's so cool that most people are very politically inclined in India, and love showing support for their faves in various ways.

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But sometimes, this appreciation exceeds election season, and the methods used can get a little... bizarre.

One truly terrifying way, which is unfortunately often employed, is THE USE OF THESE UNNERVING PAPER MASKS.

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I'm 99% sure these masks suck the wearer's soul.

There is nothing behind those eyeholes.
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There is nothing behind those eyeholes.

Hey it's cool, it's not like I planned to sleep tonight anyway.

Nothing against the PM, but if I saw these faces in the street at night, I would basically shit myself and die of cardiac arrest.
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Nothing against the PM, but if I saw these faces in the street at night, I would basically shit myself and die of cardiac arrest.

Some of these masks have 3D eyelids and noses, as well as a built-in thirst for vengeance from mortals.

Besides, one Jayalalithaa was enough.
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Besides, one Jayalalithaa was enough.

These are real-life Snapchat filters. This is a horror film.

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Bill Gates visited, which was super cool and all, but I'M UNSURE IF THIS THE MOST EFFECTIVE WAY TO INSPIRE KIDS TO BE LIKE HIM.

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THIS CREEPY MAMATA BANERJEE MASK HAS THE FACIAL EXPRESSIVENESS OF A COMA.

I don't need so many looks of disapproval, I already have aunts.
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I don't need so many looks of disapproval, I already have aunts.

THIS HORRIFYING SITE COULD CAUSE A ROAD ACCIDENT???

What the fuck, have you ever heard of face-to-body proportions, maker of this mask???
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What the fuck, have you ever heard of face-to-body proportions, maker of this mask???

I honestly need an adult, what is this.

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Only click this if you're a goddamn lionheart.

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So please, please let's stop making these because a lot of us are pissing ourselves profusely.

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Thank you so much.