man has meltdown when denied service at Subway for not wearing a mask


‘Sandwich Karen’ won’t wear a mask, freaks out at Subway

Sir, this is a Subway.


Kahron Spearman

Internet Culture

Published Sep 29, 2020

A Reddit video shows a “Sandwich Karen” having a temper tantrum in Subway because he’s asked to wear a mask. The viral video, uploaded to Reddit this week, begins with “Sandwich Karen” falsely telling the line employees that the health department will be “abolished”: “The health department’s over; don’t listen to them.”

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The woman is clearly not going to make his sandwich, and he starts to go ballistic. “I have freedom; I have rights! Serve the people,” he says.

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She tells the “Karen” that she won’t serve him under no uncertain terms. He threatens to call an authority, but she’s unfazed. 

“You’re breaking the law; you’re following them. I have free,” he yells.

Then he tantrums-out, demanding his sandwich. “I want my sammage.”

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She asks him, again, to wear a mask, and he disrespectfully declines: “I need to breathe!”

Then, he turns around at the law-abiding future eaters of sammages in line and excoriates them for wearing masks: “What’s your fucking problem, wearing your fucking mask?”

Realizing nothing would get him his sammage, he takes the free he has and storms out, throwing and smashing what would’ve been a tasty bag of chips on the way. 

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u/OkieTaco wrote in response to the video: “Imagine being that upset about not getting your shitty subway sandwich. I mean it ain’t no Jersey Mikes. It’s subway, like the worst version of a sandwich.”

A disgusted u/GarciaJones wrote: “Funniest shit tho, when he says ‘I NEED TO BREATHE’ and he turns around looking at like 5 people…..All breathing fine in a mask lmao like come on. You Whiny little cry baby. Ohhhh your freeeeeeeeedom huh?

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*First Published: Sep 29, 2020, 8:01 am CDT