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Evangeline Lilly Faces Backlash After Refusing To Self-Quarantine

Taylor Sakellis 19 Mar 2020

Actress Evangeline Lilly is under fire for claiming it's "business as usual" at her house, despite the coronavirus pandemic.

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Evangeline sparked outrage on her Instagram a few days ago after telling her 2.3 MILLION Insta followers that she had just dropped her kids off at a gymnastics camp.

"Just dropped my kids off at gymnastics camp. They all washed their hands before going in. They are playing and laughing. #businessasusual," she wrote.

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If that wasn't bad enough, she doubled down on her stance in the comments with even more shocking information, like that she lives with her father who has stage 4 leukemia.

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"I am also immune compromised at the moment," she explained.

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"Some people value their lives over freedom, some people value freedom over their lives. We all make our choices."

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In a response to a comment, she wrote: "Where we are right now feels a lot too close to Marshall Law for my comfort already, all in the name of a respiratory flu."

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She continued: "It’s unnerving… Let’s be vigilant right now. And kind."

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"Watchful and gracious––keeping a close eye on our leaders, making sure they don’t abuse this moment to steal away more freedoms and grab more power."

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Naturally, the internet is furious at Evangeline's selfish attitude.

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