Some New Yorkers flocked to Central Park’s Sheep Meadow to catch some rays on a gorgeous Sunday, but many opted not to cover their faces with face mask, for that matter, despite the ongoing pandemic.
Several among the thongs — er, throngs — stripped down to their skivvies to let the sunshine near where it don’t shine.
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But while going pantsless was simply a bold fashion choice, those who forswore masks and blew off social-distancing guidelines were flouting a state mandate put in place to stem the spread of the coronavirus.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo touted the state’s “really great progress” in battling the pandemic on Sunday — but threatened to again shut down Manhattan and The Hamptons if beleaguered residents don’t play by the rules.