Nebraska’s “Karen” is deliberately coughed by shoppers and fired from work


Called “Cough Karen,” Janene Hoscobeck has to find a new gig after her disgust at the grocery store has spread through word of mouth.

Janine HoskovecArizona’s is now out of work after being photographed coughing by a mother and daughter shopping at a supersaver grocery store in Lincoln, Nebraska.

The incident occurred on September 3, and soon spread by word of mouth after being shared on Reddit under the title “Anti-Mask Karen Intentionally Coughing at the 27th Super Saver in the South.” Newsweek Report. Hoskovec, 54, has been accused of harassing shoppers for wearing a mask during the endless COVID-19 pandemic.

Hoskovec was seen coughing on the woman recording her before calling other shoppers “sheep.” She also proudly declares that she is not wearing a mask because “I am not ill and you are not ill”.

The 13-year-old daughter of a woman who filmed the encounter shared a clip on TikTok.Posted by the father of a girl who wasn’t in the store I wrote it as a Twitter video, “She instigated everything. She chose a mother / child to harass. I think they just wanted to escape. The woman kept chasing them. Some other people intervened. The super savers they were in didn’t really do anything – tell the woman to leave / wear the mask. They just broke it. “

At some point, Hoscobeck smiles and claims that her allergies are causing her to cough. Please see the moment with the following Twitter embed.

Reddit user who posted the video, Jessabird, Said in her post, “So when this woman approached us and politely said,’I’m sorry,’ my kid and I were at the store tonight to pick up some groceries. .. When she asked why we were wearing masks, I was saying, “I’m not working here, lady.” At that time, she realized she wasn’t wearing herself.

“Because of the Delta variant, and again because of my obligations,” I began to leave. Then she continued about how she was born and raised here in Nebraska, and it’s a shame that some Nebraskas turned into sheep. She asked if I was vaccinated and said that my child and I don’t need to wear a mask because we look young and healthy. There were several other people wearing masks, but for some reason she decided to choose me and my child. “

Jessa Bird continued. “I needed to keep a distance from her and told her that her cough was an assault. She laughed and said,” Look at you, how scary you are! ” I continued. By this time, I was absolutely fine and did my best to put it together in front of my child. I didn’t finish shopping, instead I went to self-checkout to pay for my stuff. “

“Then she followed me to use the self-checkout next to me. I told the cashier employee that the woman had deliberately coughed and assaulted in the store, I didn’t wait for the employee’s reaction. I really wanted to get us out of it. “

This clip has been viewed over 4 million times on Twitter.

Janene Hoskovec (Screenshot)

The City of Lincoln requires all vaccinated and non-vaccinated people to wear masks in all non-residential indoor spaces.

According to the deleted LinkedIn profile, Hoskovec worked at Tempe in SAP’s Arizona branch.German software company responds to her internet fame Statement posted on Twitter: “The health and safety of our employees and the communities in which we live and work is of utmost concern to us. We take the case of our SAP employees very seriously and are investigating the situation. “

The company added on Wednesday, “We were able to confirm the incident and confirm that the individual in question was not working at SAP.”

The internet calls Hoskovec “cough curren”.

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