• Rudy Giuliani Says Tyrion From ‘Game of Thrones' Inspired US Capitol Speech

    5 days ago - By The Wrap

    Rudy Giuliani says we have “Game of Thrones” to thank for part of the speech he made at last week's Trump rally that resulted in a riot at the U.S. Capitol.
    During Giuliani's speech to a crowd of Trump supporters, he said “Let's have a trial by combat!” not long before an angry mob stormed the Capitol building. Trump now faces his second impeachment after being charged with “incitement of an insurrection.”
    But the former mayor of New York City claims he didn't mean to incite violence with references to literal combat - he was simply channeling Tyrion Lannister.
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  • ‘Hello Nice FBI Lady.' Accused Capitol Rioter Sent Cordial Email to Feds Unwittingly Incriminating Himself

    ‘Hello Nice FBI Lady.' Accused Capitol Rioter Sent Cordial Email to Feds Unwittingly Incriminating Himself

    5 days ago - By Mediaite

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    Kevin Lyons, who has been accused of storming the Capitol last week, unwittingly implicated himself when he sent a very cordial email to the FBI.
    Lyons posted several pictures to Instagram referencing last week's attack on the United States Capitol, one showing a screenshot of his trip to D.C. from Chicago and another showing the area outside of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office.
    “I refuse to tell my children that I sat back and did nothing. I am heading to DC to STOP THE STEAL!” read the caption of one of his posts, according to court documents .
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  • Man Who Carried Confederate Flag While Storming the Capitol Has Been Arrested

    Man Who Carried Confederate Flag While Storming the Capitol Has Been Arrested

    6 days ago - By Mediaite

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    Kevin Seefried , the man who made headlines last week for waving a Confederate flag while storming the United States Capitol, was arrested Thursday in Delaware, according to a New York Times' report.
    Seefried had been wanted by the FBI following the attack on the Capitol, which left five people - including law enforcement personnel - dead.
    The arrest was made after the FBI took to Twitter to ask for help identifying those “who unlawfully entered the U.S. Capitol on January 6,” including a picture of Seefried in their post:
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  • Samantha Bee Reality-Checks Republicans' Sudden ‘Conscience' After Capitol Riot

    Samantha Bee Reality-Checks Republicans' Sudden ‘Conscience' After Capitol Riot

    6 days ago - By Huffington Post

    They're just doing “the bare f**king minimum at the last minute to save their own skins,” the host of “Full Frontal" said.
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  • Capitol Hill security tightens ahead of Biden's inauguration and last week's riots

    6 days ago - By CNBC

    Capitol Hill security tightens ahead of Biden's inauguration and following last week's riots. The number of National Guard troops Washington D.C. is going to exceed the number of troops in Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria combined. House Democrats said there's an "increased threat" to the Capitol after being briefed on security prep. Trump supporters with extremist views have vowed to return to Washington to disrupt the inauguration.
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