By Daniel Case - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,

American food shoppers are encountering bare shelves across America has supply issues related to the surge of the Omicron variant of Covid have begun to take their toll.

As Fox News reports:

“It’s like a Soviet store during 1981. It’s horrible,” one man said.

“Honestly, it looks like March of 2020, when everybody was stockpiling and the shelves were bare,” another man, Dominic, told Fox News Digital.

Grocery shoppers across the country have encountered barren shelves when looking for their typical supplies due to supply chain snafus, increasing COVID-19 infections and related hurdles as well as severe winter weather.

Larry, another D.C. shopper, told Fox News: “Whatever it is, I know they need to hurry up and get this straightened out because people will be starving. It’s going to get rough if it keeps on continuing like that.”

Users of social media took to twitter to document the shocking shortages they encountered:


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