The indictment of Donald Trump by a Manhattan Grand Jury has restored some measure of faith in the American justice system. It proves, at least for the moment, the old adage that “no one is above the law,” and that even the rich and powerful can be held to account when they break it.
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However, this indictment is also revealing a darker side to certain cultish factions of society that despise law and order when it is imposed on them or their idols. They are intensely determined to seek vengeance on any legal authority that dares to due its job. And any attempt to apply the law equally will trigger a violent response.
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On his Thursday night program on Fox News, Tucker Carlson provided a frightening example of the sort of retribution that he favors and urges his audience to engage in. He interviewed conservative activist Ned Ryun, who articulated a dystopian view of the future following the Trump indictment. And Carlson added his own overtly threatening reply…
Ryun: We’re in a cold war, civil war era in this country in which we have to decide and commit to the policy of Mutually Assured Destruction. Democrats are launching nukes at us. We better decide we’re launching nukes back at them until they stop. […] And if you don’t fight it, if you just accept it, we will slouch our way into a one-party state, one-party system, which ultimately ends up in authoritarianism.
Carlson: Probably not the best time to give up your AR-15.
Tucker Carlson and his guest advocating civil war on Fox News.pic.twitter.com/UYBYnA1yib
— News Corpse (@NewsCorpse) March 31, 2023
Carlson’s comment is unambiguously threatening. He is exhorting his glassy-eyed viewers to take up arms in “defense” of their messiah. Which is something that Trump himself proposed when he posted a comment last month on his failing Twitter ripoff, Truth Social, that urged his disciples to “physically fight for him this time. What we got to lose?“ Carlson and Trump are drooling over the prospect of a violent retaliation for what they see as persecution.
For his part, Trump has already posted more than fifty comments – mostly of his political and pundit devotees – since the indictments were announced. And to no one’s surprise, Trump lashed out personally at the judge saying…
“The Judge ‘assigned’ to my Witch Hunt Case, a ‘Case’ that has NEVER BEEN CHARGED BEFORE, HATES ME. His name is Juan Manuel Marchan, was hand picked by Bragg & the Prosecutors.”
Trump has also fired up his grifting operation to squeeze more funds from his flock. This is someone who claims to be a billionaire, but makes the peasants who worship him pay his legal bills. And it’s no coincidence that Trump makes a point of spelling out the name of the judge, who is an American of Latin descent.
Send me your cash! pic.twitter.com/giCJYqVo1X
— Ron Filipkowski ?? (@RonFilipkowski) March 31, 2023
Curiously, Fox News can’t decide whether Trump’s indictment is an atrocity or cause for celebration. Many of the network’s hosts are convinced that affirmation of Trump’s guilt will assure his victory in 2024. That includes Fox’s Chief Trump-fluffer, Sean Hannity…
Hegseth: This is, politically, a great night for Donald Trump. It just is. You remember the mug shots of Elvis, and Frank Sinatra, and Johnny Cash, and Jimi Hendrix, and Mick Jagger? Turned them into even bigger icons than they were. If there is a mug shot of Donald Trump, it will be in dorm rooms and on t-shirts, making him a hero — It will. And rightfully so. Because he’s become a symbol of what elites and those obsessed with power are willing to do when they have that power.
Hannity: You just gave away my business idea..
Fox News' Pete Hegseth compares Donald Trump to Elvis, Johnny Cash, Mick Jagger, Jimi Hendrix and Frank Sinatra.
"If there is I mug shot of Donald Trump, it will be in dorm rooms and on t-shirts, making him a hero — It will! And rightfully so!" pic.twitter.com/iPRaqY3DId
— Justin Baragona (@justinbaragona) March 31, 2023
Hannity also interviewed one of Trump’s most adoring Senate – let’s say “ring” kissers, Lindsey Graham, who made a pathetic plea for donations on Trump’s behalf…
“They are trying to drain him dry. He’s spent more money on lawyers than most people spent on campaigns. They’re trying to bleed him dry. DonaldJTrump dot com. Go tonight. Give the president some money to fight this bullshit. This is going to destroy America.”
Lindsey Graham: "They are trying to drain him dry. He's spent more money on lawyers than most people spent on campaigns. They're trying to bleed him dry. Donald J. Trump dot com. Go tonight. Give the president some money to fight this bullshit! This is going to destroy America!" pic.twitter.com/SqIKbxVYCS
— Justin Baragona (@justinbaragona) March 31, 2023
Really? It’s going to destroy America if people don’t fork over their funds to an alleged billionaire criminal? And Graham isn’t making a particularly good point by reminding people that Trump has “spent more money on lawyers.” That’s usually a sign of trouble, not the character asset Graham thinks it is. But he wasn’t alone on Fox News fawning over Trump and whining over his indictment. Here’s a nice compilation of what you’re missing if you don’t watch Fox…
If you don't watch Fox News, here's what you missed from last night's meltdown over Trump's indictment: pic.twitter.com/2hRrPx6aOl
— Kat Abu (@abughazalehkat) March 31, 2023
What’s interesting is that these are the same people who it was recently discovered were lavishing affection on him on the air, while telling each other privately that they hated him and wished to be free of his lies and disturbances. Can anyone really believe them now?
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6 thoughts on “Tucker Carlson Warns that Trump’s Indictment Makes This ‘Not the Best Time to Give Up Your AR-15’”
Said before, say again: The falsely-named Republican Party is not a political party. It has no republican principle. It mocks democratic principle. It is a terrorist organization pure and simple; an organization dedicated to the destruction of everything this country once held dear.
And now FuKKKer Retardson doesn’t even TRY to hide it any more. He said it bluntly: If His God is convicted, he wants Civil War. He wants a coup. He wants to destroy America, He wants to murder Americans.
And his fellow Traitors will cheer FuKKKer and we will have the end of our nation. Damn all Traitors.
WHY ARE THE TRAITORS ALLOWED TO SPEW THEIR TREASON?!! If we said anything close to what FuKKKer said, they would demand we be hung at sunrise. But the Traitors get away with it all the time! WHY?!!
Kali, You are correct,, the Rethugs aren’t a political party, their Lord and master TUMP is responsible for that. For the last 3 years i have been trying to reason why these terrorist traitors get by with their lies and slanderous BS. They have gotten a good start on destroying our nation already, in my opinion. Just look at what’s going on in the terrorist led congress now… A person with a first grade education seems to be running things there. (MTG) Kevin McCarthy is supposed be traitor of the house, what a lame joke they are. MTG can’t even spell simple words…
What that Ryun bastard said is a pure out damn lie, he says, ” And if we don’t fight back, if you don’t accept it, we will slouch our way into a one party state, or a one party system, which ends up in authoritarianism” Canada has a one party system, don’t they? Canada is a one party system, isn’t it? They are a Democratic type of government. In reality, what the Rethugs and TUMP are aiming for is authoritarianism. Lying is their number one thing, and projection is a close second. That is the ONLY thing these criminals are good at, they sure as hell don’t have a clue how to govern.. I personally think a one party system is better than the 2 party system… our nation could be run the way our Democratic needs to be run without having those despicable bastards interfering in everything we want get done.. A one party system would eliminate the Rethugs having to be paid for doing nothing, and we could have fair taxes for the people and make corporations and billionaires pay their fair share…. I do NOT watch Fox Spews, i have a bad heart, and watching that lying, disinformation, and slander against us Dems could be very bad for my health. Also, i may get so angry by watching that utterly untrue, crap. i would end up throwing a thick book through my wide screen TV.. I can’t stand the site of that Carlson Tucker or that fat piece of crap Sean Hannity and the whiny tramp Laura Ingraham.
I was thinking the same thing in defense against the political and historical illiterates doped up on a perverted interpretation of of everything American and Christian that watch this crap on the fictional drama erroneously known as Fox News!
I centered in on Tucker’s AR-15 remark .He does’t know that its bullet doesn’t go straight through the body, it goes in a whirlwind tornado making all organs mush. That goes for Ted Cruz Nothing but a greedy idiot.
Thes sub-human misfit GQP and Carlson Tucker and all of these insane animals want all of us Democrats dead. They don’t care how much damage these very dangerous firearms do to innocent people and little children. I think it thrills them to see people blown to pieces. They are beyond sick, they are obsessed with this TUMP cult. They are extremely evil beings that do not belong on earth. And they call themselves Christians, they are Cristians of Satan and love to see good people suffer and die. There are no words left to describe these diseased, horrible freaks of nature..