On what date did the QAnon first post, or first Q drop, appear online?QAnon History

Q started posting at 4chan on October 28, 2017. See also: Who is QAnon?

What else happened on October 28, 2017?

John Durham began serving as the interim United States Attorney General on Oct. 28, 2017. “Mr. Durham has served as the interim U.S. Attorney since October 28, 2017, after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions signed an order appointing him to the position. President Donald Trump nominated Mr. Durham to serve as U.S. Attorney on November 1, 2017, and the U.S. Senate confirmed his nomination on February 16, 2018.” (source: justice.gov)

Helpful information about QAnon’s first post ever, on October 28, 2017

  • View QAnon’s first post in context at an archived version of the original 4chan thread, or “bread,” in which Q first posted.
  • QAnon’s 1st post says: “HRC extradition already in motion effective yesterday with several countries in case of cross border run. Passport approved to be flagged effective 10/30 @ 12:01am. Expect massive riots organized in defiance and others fleeing the US to occur. US M’s will conduct the operation while NG activated. Proof check: Locate a NG member and ask if activated for duty 10/30 across most major cities.”
  • Q posted the above message in reply to another anon (anonymous poster) who had claimed, “Hillary Clinton will be arrested between 7:45 AM – 8:30 AM EST on Monday – the morning on Oct 30, 2017.”

Can I see a screenshot of QAnon’s initial post?

Here is a screencap of the first post by Q (view below).

What does QAnon’s first post mean?

Q never fully explained this post, but it appears to be partial or complete disinformation (false or misleading information) meant to get the attention of the anons on the 4chan board. As of January 2020, there is no publicly available evidence to suggest that Hillary Rodham Clinton (HRC) was extradited or that an official attempt to extradite her was ever made.

In a later post, Q indicated that this post was disinfo. (source needed)

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