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This Is Really Happening: Montana County
Demands Citizens Wear Government-Issued
Arm Bands to Shop at Grocery Stores

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Posted By: Imright, 4/20/2020 11:18:19 AM

We thought this was a spoof. It’s not. A Montana county is mandating citizens to wear a pink wrist band to go shopping at grocery stores.The band represents the person has quarantined for 14 days.You know who else had armbands? (Tweet) The Montana Daily Gazette reported: In what might be one of the most over-the-top and draconian responses to coronavirus yet seen in Montana, Valley County is mandating that people wear government-issued pink arm bands in under to purchase products inside of stores. The measure, enforced by the Valley County Health Department,

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Reply 1 - Posted by: starboard 4/20/2020 11:21:38 AM (No. 385478)
Wake up people and pay attention. All this government control is a taste of Communism.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: drive 4/20/2020 11:23:07 AM (No. 385483)
Governor is a democrat. Figures
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Ming 4/20/2020 11:31:23 AM (No. 385492)
I'm trying to figure out when Big Sky territory became big government. It never used to be this way.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: pros7767 4/20/2020 11:33:19 AM (No. 385496)
Where are the RNC ads featuring all these crazy democrat restrictions?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: MissGrits 4/20/2020 11:34:13 AM (No. 385498)
#4 Californians moving to CO, Idaho, Montana ... TX is next with illegals and Californians!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: TXknitter 4/20/2020 11:34:38 AM (No. 385499)
I was thinking same thing #4 but then I never thought my Texas would be fighting for our lives to hold onto OUR freedom-loving conservative values either. :(
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Reply 7 - Posted by: MissGrits 4/20/2020 11:34:43 AM (No. 385500)
Sorry, #3
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Reply 8 - Posted by: TXknitter 4/20/2020 11:35:18 AM (No. 385503)
Excuse me, that should have been #3.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: marbles 4/20/2020 11:36:00 AM (No. 385504)
Time to print MAGA on your face mask and on this stupid armband
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Reply 10 - Posted by: ussjimmycarter 4/20/2020 11:37:55 AM (No. 385508)
Soon they will be herded into camps based on a mandatory religious identification! Christians will be slaughtered first, then the Jews! Seems like this happened somewhere else. Must be a little dictator in charge of the county! I would resist.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: DVC 4/20/2020 11:45:11 AM (No. 385523)
Arrest me if you would like. I would not comply. Probably the easiest, depending on travel distance is to shop in another county. And vote out these county totalitarians, ASAP.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: DVC 4/20/2020 11:46:13 AM (No. 385527)
#3, the place has been steadily Californicated for the last couple of decades. Pretty bad in some areas.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: LadyVet 4/20/2020 11:59:38 AM (No. 385546)
#12, there is a term for the CA people moving to MT, WY, CO : Equity refugees.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: hershey 4/20/2020 12:03:07 PM (No. 385551)
Mandated by the Health Department??? WTH??? What are they going to do if you try to shop without a band? Beat you with nightsticks? Shoot you? Herd you into cattle cars?...oh wait, that happened in Germany and a couple other mistake... On the other hand, tell them to shove it....oh, as of 2010 there were 7,369 people in the county, with a density of 1.5 persons per square mile...and it isn't much of a drive to go east to Roosevelt County....
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Geoman 4/20/2020 12:05:34 PM (No. 385554)
Wear arms, not arm bands. Force the communists to either kill you or die trying.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: bad-hair 4/20/2020 12:14:21 PM (No. 385563)
Amazon announced millions of orders for pink wristbands. CDC swamped by apparent rise in breast cancer cases. Biden administration is investigating possible link to Corona virus. Mexican breweries still shut down.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: TJ54 4/20/2020 12:14:47 PM (No. 385565)
Are wearing Stars of David next so the Muslims will know who to kill?
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Namma 4/20/2020 12:21:26 PM (No. 385574)
What is next. A scarlet letter
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Chuzzles 4/20/2020 12:35:36 PM (No. 385592)
They really need to explain why they are demanding to label people. It was not right to do to the Jews of 1939, and it is not right in the America of 2020. Apparently, the residents of Montana let their state slip out of their fingers, and they need to take it back in the next couple of elections.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 4/20/2020 12:52:16 PM (No. 385624)
I sure hope someone, somewhere, is keeping a list of these fools trying to impinge upon our liberty with these half-assed Big Brother measures. All the Commissar wanna-be's are just smacking their lips over this opportunity to exert their will over the people. REMEMBER WHO THEY ARE COME ELECTION TIME.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: earlybird 4/20/2020 12:54:01 PM (No. 385630)
I remember spending several weeks in beautiful Montana. It wasn’t a very friendly place. We were nice people, not pretentious, not demanding, not snooty-looking or -acting. But everyone seemed to have a bias. A young saleswoman in a Levi store told us how much Montanans hate people from Wyoming. No support for her remark. Later on read about their strange and dangerous senator, Jon Tester, who had never spend a night away from his Montana home until he was elected to the Senate. Maybe it is possible to be too much “country”?
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears 4/20/2020 12:57:35 PM (No. 385638)
Star of David??? Asking for a friend.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Terry_tr6 4/20/2020 1:05:26 PM (No. 385650)
i see a market for Star of David armbands. should make great video of a full riot squad equipped cops rounding up offenders
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Reply 24 - Posted by: erobot 4/20/2020 1:11:53 PM (No. 385657)
This whole debacle is leading to one thing, everyone gets chipped and then control will be complete. Without your chip in good standing with our betters, ya can't get nuttin. No groceries, no medical care and on and on. They'll know where we all are and what we're doing 24/7.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: hershey 4/20/2020 1:26:12 PM (No. 385678)
Stay at home orders, Arm bands, next micro chips probably in your 'have to have' virus vaccine via Gates and Soros...the 'Mark of The Beast"....Revelation 13:17.... "so that they could not buy or sell unless they had the mark, which is the name of the beast or the number of its name." Hey people, think we aren't entering the 'End Times'????
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Kate318 4/20/2020 1:29:03 PM (No. 385681)
I have thought about that a lot lately, #24, but I take a little comfort in believing that those actions would lead to a huge underground black market in microchip removal surgeries. American ingenuity at its finest!
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Reply 27 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 4/20/2020 1:45:26 PM (No. 385692)
Sieg heil Comrade! Pray for Montana
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Reply 28 - Posted by: Robert D 4/20/2020 2:12:44 PM (No. 385713)
This may well be fake news. Nothing of the sort is posted at the Valley County web site.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: Mike22 4/20/2020 3:02:34 PM (No. 385743)
If you take a look at the location of and census data for Valley County, Montana it is doubtful that the problem is Californians moving there. Solid Republican county, the population is decreasing steadily, located in northeastern Montana. By the way, the only people I have known that were trying to change Montana into the state they moved from were a retired military officer and his wife from Ohio. They helped form a group that successfully lowered the speed limit in Montana. Because obviously going fast on the straight empty, well maintained freeways in eastern Montana is just as dangerous as driving fast on the congested, bumpy, archaic roads in Ohio.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: Lawsy0 4/20/2020 3:08:24 PM (No. 385752)
Who is kidding whom? The reason people go to Montana is FOR the social distancing.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: Peach1 4/20/2020 3:14:14 PM (No. 385758)
Sounds like the mark of the beast beginning!
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Reply 32 - Posted by: cor-vet 4/20/2020 3:19:52 PM (No. 385763)
I think we will need to brand all democrats when this is over.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Sorosisbehindit 4/20/2020 3:27:26 PM (No. 385768)
I really hope these governors and sheriffs, who are flexing their authority power, will pay a heavy price in their next election. Things this ordeal has revealed: the importance of our constitution, the danger of a scientist who will lie, the need for pharmaceutical manufacturing to stay in the U.S., what fear can do to a society, the importance of seeing "made in America" on a package, my neighbor is Gladys Kravitz...
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Reply 34 - Posted by: viking diver 4/20/2020 3:27:50 PM (No. 385770)
#28 go the valley county health dept. and see for yourself. This county is in the northeast of Montana and doesn't even have any confirmed cases. Most likely the person in charge of the health dept is a petty little democrat who suddenly got power due to the Fema regulations. Most of us in Montana are pretty fed up with what is going on here and are starting to push back
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Reply 35 - Posted by: tyshab 4/20/2020 4:38:21 PM (No. 385813)
These folks are illogical. Besides constitutionality, shades of holocaust it does not make sense. Having quarantined for 14 days means I have no symptoms, not I am virus free. And after I leave home there is no guarantee I did not be come infected right after receiving the pink band.....STUPID, LEADERS
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Reply 36 - Posted by: Old Army Vet 4/20/2020 4:39:47 PM (No. 385815)
I seem to remember this happening in the first half of the twentieth century, where was that, oh yea, Nazi Germany.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: RuckusTom 4/20/2020 6:07:58 PM (No. 385874)
When the government doesn't have enough criminals, it makes them. Paraphrasing Ayn Rand.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: JediJerry 4/20/2020 7:11:12 PM (No. 385914)
Imperialist dictators are coming out of the woodwork right now. Reminding us of Nazi Germany where Jews had to wear id markers. The most common of these was the yellow or blue star, which was worn on the left breast and back of the Jews’ clothing. This was a small patch of yellow cloth shaped like the Star of David and with the Star of David drawn on it. It also usually had the word "Jew" or "Jude" printed on it. Jews were required to make these stars themselves as a sort of demoralization technique. If not wearing a yellow star, a Jew could be arrested and put in prison or exported to a concentration camp. So if someone isn't wearing these nifty little pink wrist bands what happens to them? A free train ticket to a beach holiday? A police car ride to a FEMA internment camp? Arrested on a felony charge? The mentality of Hitler and the Third Reich is the same mentality of these small minded little dictators in Montnazi County.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: FLCracker 4/20/2020 8:37:43 PM (No. 385979)
Do they selll the armbands on the Internet? Buy your own.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: Pete Stone 4/20/2020 11:12:47 PM (No. 386071)
Valley County has so far had no COVID-19 cases. Right next door is Roosevelt County with 6 cases so far. Out-of-county shoppers can still pick up goods at the curb, but they can't enter the stores. Now does it make just a little bit of sense?
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