MINOT, N.D. — We need to stop debating masks.
Local politicians in Minot and Fargo have passed symbolic “mandates” they do not have the authority to enforce – seemingly to satisfy the pique of a cranky old rock star who griped about it on Twitter.
The language approved by a 5-2 vote of the Minot City Council literally says masks are “mandated with the strongest possible recommendation.”
It’s a mandated recommendation, you guys.
I’ll pause for a moment so you can stop laughing.