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Melissa Rein Lively Biography
Melissa Rein Lively is a woman who filmed herself trashing a face mask display at Target and reportedly revealed how she was “groomed” by QAnon, chose the conspiracy theory over her family, and is still in therapy afterward. of the incident almost a year later.
Lively made headlines on July 4 after she ripped face covers off a screen and threw them to the ground as she yelled expletives and said she was wearing a “$ 40,000 Rolex” at the Scottsdale, Arizona store.
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Melissa Rein Lively is a 35-year-old publicist.
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The footage, which she streamed live on her Instagram, quickly went viral and earned her the nickname “Rolex Karen.”
In a second video, Lively filmed police arriving at her home after her husband alerted authorities when he told officers that he was a spokesman for the White House and QAnon and that he had been on the phone with Donald Trump “all over the place.” time”.
Melissa Rein Lively claims “QAnon” brainwashed her
Now, eight months after the incident, Lively has spoken out to reveal how her actions were the result of being “quite radicalized” by QAnon, which ultimately left her feeling “stolen from my life.”
Lively recounted how she went from being ‘the first person in the store with a mask and gloves’ in February to ‘denying the pandemic’ and losing trust in everyone, including her husband, due to the ‘digital brainwashing’ of the conspiracy. theory.
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The 35-year-old woman told Yahoo News, in an interview to coincide with the day, March 11, the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus to be a pandemic, that her indoctrination by QAnon was’ like hitting rock bottom by the alcohol or drugs and that she is still trying to rebuild her life.
Lively said she went from being “ scared ” by the pandemic early on before the spread of the virus became common knowledge in the U.S. Online conspiracy theory.
“On January 27, I had this terrifying phone call with my brother. He was in China with his wife, who is Chinese, visiting the family for the Chinese New Year, “he said.
Lively said her brother “freaked out” and headed back to the US, fearing the borders would close, but life continued normally in the US.
“I went to work the next day and everything was normal. If I’d come to a customer meeting and said, ‘I know we have that big event on March 15, but we’re going to have to unplug it because a big pandemic is coming,’ people would have thought I was crazy, ” he said.
Melissa Rein Lively Conspiracy
Lively said she soon began to find conspiracies about the pandemic on social media that were disguised as ‘something about prayer, spiritual enlightenment or self-empowerment.’ She started to leak into my news: “This is what they are not telling us. About the COVID-19 pandemic.” You click on something about prayer, spiritual enlightenment, or self-empowerment, “she said.
“And then it would morph into conspiracy theories.”
Melissa Rein Lively “QAnon Karen”
Before long, Lively said that she found herself in an “echo chamber” where she was denying the pandemic and QAnon had emerged as her “her comfort” from her.
“QAnon was there to comfort me and say,” Oh, it’s not real. It’s not happening. “It was digital brainwashing,” she said.