Culture

Delta Permanently Bans The Navy SEAL Who Killed Bin Laden

Delta Air Lines just banned Robert J. O’Neill, the Navy SEAL who fatally shot Osama bin Laden.

O’Neill revealed this on Twitter on Thursday, saying that he was banned for posting a photo of himself not wearing a mask on a Delta flight the day before.

“I just got banned from @Delta for posting a picture. Wow,” he tweeted.

In a since-deleted tweet, O’Neill had posted a photo of himself smiling on a Delta flight without a mask on.

“I’m not a p***y,” he captioned the image, according to The Independent.

O’Neill Responds to Negative Comments

The photo immediately went viral, with many Twitter users slamming the former Team Six member for not wearing a mask. O’Neill refused to take the attacks lying down, and instead started firing back at his haters.

“Do you remember the complete, incompetent morons buying all of the toilet paper? They’re the ones telling you to wear masks now,” he wrote in one tweet, adding in another, “China told you to wear a mask. Look down… you’re wearing a mask. I’m not. Make no mistake … this ‘pandemic’ was sent to you by China.”

“I know more about biological warfare than most of you. We were trained. These dumb a** masks do nothing. Nothing,” he later added. “I’m not being rude… I’m just telling you facts.”

Each of these tweets have since been deleted. One tweet that remains, however, features O’Neill saying, “I am not the bad guy. I Killed the bad guy.”

Delta Speaks Out

As the mask debate rages on in the United States amidst the coronavirus pandemic, various airlines have said that they will ban people for life for refusing to wear masks on their planes. Delta had already warned that they might ban O’Neill after the photo went viral.

“We’re aware of this customer’s tweet and are reviewing this event. All customers who don’t comply with our mask-wearing requirement risk losing their ability to fly Delta in the future,” airline rep Kyla Ross told The New York Post. “Medical research tells us that wearing a mask is one of the most effective ways to reduce the COVID-19 infection rate.”

This piece was written by PoliZette Staff on August 20, 2020. It originally appeared in LifeZette and is used by permission.

Read more at LifeZette:
Michelle Obama humiliated as AP fact checks her hard on immigration talking point
Oprah discusses ‘using whiteness as a weapon’ on her show
Biden forgets when he was inaugurated as VP, gaffes multiple times during Tom Hanks fundraiser

LifeZette

Recent Posts

Kari Lake Visits Mar-a-Lago – Who Will Be Trump’s V.P. Pick?

The Arizona governor's race may very well go to a recount, so the results may…

1 week ago

Moms for Liberty Rakes In School Board Wins, Sparks Liberal Outrage

The one positive that came from the awful COVID pandemic was parents' discovery that their…

1 week ago

GOP Goes On the Offensive: Will Subpoena Hunter Biden

Republicans have wasted no time beginning the shift in power in Washington D.C. Rep. James…

1 week ago

Politics Are Dominating Every Aspect of Our Lives, Making Us All Insufferable Bores

The holidays this year have me feeling a certain way about family. Political divisions have…

1 week ago

Iowa Using $23.5 Million in COVID Aid for ‘Field of Dreams’ Stadium

By Adam Andrzejewski for RealClearPolicy Capitalizing on the feel-good nostalgia of the "Field of Dreams" film,…

1 week ago

Everyone Missed This Golden Nugget from President Trump’s Big Announcement Speech

He's back and ready to rock and roll; at least, that's what former President Donald…

1 week ago