The Far-Right Told Us What It Had Planned. We Didn’t Listen. Wednesday wasn’t Trumpism’s “last gasp.” It was the manifestation of a long-held fantasy. And most perpetrators walked away, uncuffed, to fight another day.
Exactly. Storming a capitol is not like taking over a fucking Target. One is just vandalism. The other is a coup.
Those people should’ve been shot down the minute they passed the capitol doors. Anything else just invites the same thing again. Don’t like it, don’t attempt coups.