A California SUV rolls in with “ASN FLU” license plates, and people are angry … especially as Asian hate crimes increase amid the pandemic.
Sports SUV, too Trump card 2020 poster on the window.
Although the panels look very good in 2020 – given Trump’s subtle attack on Asians by calling COVID “Kung Flu,” among other things – California’s DMV says these panels were actually released in 2006.
It’s unclear why the owner wanted these panels or why DMV approved them, because the app is no longer available. The agency also has no legal basis to cancel the plates, and the vehicle owner is said to be in no trouble.
Regardless, with the attacks on Asian Americans turning into an epidemic in the US – and as we were told, it is It happens all over the world Anger is understandable.