"It's just horrifying to me."
In a video otherwise filled with lies and inaccuracies, the president said a new administration would take over on Jan. 20.
The assault on the Capitol, and on democracy, also felt like a meme-making social media performance.
"Maybe congress should have invited school children to teach them what to do in the case of an active shooter."
Wednesday’s attempted coup is just the natural extension of a presidency spent giving insurgents permission to come inside, kick their feet up, and tear down democracy.
"For weeks people were saying how ready they were to fight," one person on the forum TheDonald wrote. "The moment it happens everyone starts pearl clutching."
“I think that’s what the internet has given us—the ability to laugh-cry through the pain. We’re allowed to laugh at the Axe body spray”
25 Terrifying Tweets That Members Of Congress And Journalists Actually Had To Send During Trump's Capitol Riot
"They’ve asked us to take cover on the House floor and get our gas masks ready. This is insane."
More than 100 Republicans tried, and failed, to overturn President Donald Trump’s election loss.
My Head Is Spinning After Karlie Kloss Replied To Someone On Twitter About Jared Kushner And Ivanka Trump
"Accepting the results of a legitimate democratic election is patriotic."
In Washington, a mob of Trump supporters rushed into the Capitol. In Delaware, Joe Biden was apologizing.
Trump and his allies have used the courts over the past two months to push voter fraud conspiracy theories that fueled Wednesday’s assault on the Capitol.
"We wanted to stand with our patriot brothers and sisters that are standing in DC."
From jokes to questioning Twitter itself.
The mob that forced Congress to flee organized on both obscure and mainstream sites.
Democrats Are Saying Trump Should Be Impeached Again For Encouraging Supporters To Storm The Capitol
“He called folks to D.C. and gave them marching orders. He needs to be impeached and removed immediately," Rep. Rashida Tlaib said.
"POTUS fucked the party," a top adviser to Trump’s reelection campaign said Wednesday.
Trump described the mob who stormed the Capitol as "great patriots who have been badly & unfairly treated."
"Well, that escalated steadily for four years."
“President Trump, step up,” the president-elect said.
A Republican Senator Said She Couldn’t Believe Trump’s People Were Violent As She Was Evacuated From The Capitol
Rioters holding Trump flags and chanting pro-Trump slogans stormed the Capitol, causing an evacuation.
Trump Launched A Deadly Attempted Coup, Encouraging A Mob To Breach The US Capitol Building Because He Lost The Presidential Election
A mob of almost exclusively white Trump supporters took over the Capitol because they believe Trump’s claims that the election was stolen. A woman was shot and killed inside the building. (Warning: This post links to images of nooses.)
Trump supporters are rallying in DC today to plead with Congress to overturn Joe Biden's win. The president gave them his support.
Garland had been Obama’s nominee for the Supreme Court in 2016 but was blocked by Republicans.
Trump Gave The Presidential Medal of Freedom To Devin Nunes For Undermining The Russia Investigation
In his final weeks in office, the president is honoring friends and allies with pardons and medals.
The doctored image makes Trump appear larger than his actual size.
"The next few weeks and months are going to be very tough — very tough for our nation, maybe the toughest in this entire pandemic."
Trump's COVID Deal Politics Are Helping Democrats In Georgia With The Argument They're Already Making
Trump's last-minute COVID deal politics have made things easier for the Democratic Senate candidates — and line up with an argument progressives have already been making in Georgia.
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“Each of us, we’re the main character in our own lives. So, when you’re the main character, it’s like, How *dare* someone not want to be with me right now? Even though I just broke up with them.’”
Pelosi offered to more than triple the size of stimulus checks Wednesday, but Republicans would have to agree to go along with it.
Trump Pardoned Political Allies And Former Republican Congress Members Who Were Convicted Of Federal Crimes
Former US Rep. Duncan Hunter was due to begin his 11-month prison sentence in 2021, but now he won't serve any time for misusing campaign funds.
A new lawsuit accuses Trump and the Republican National Committee of conspiring to violate the rights of Black voters.
The Supreme Court Put Off Ruling On Trump’s Final Push To Use The Census To Target Undocumented Immigrants
The court’s conservative justices agreed with the administration that a legal challenge was “premature.” The liberal justices dissented.
Biden will inherit far fewer judicial vacancies than Trump did when he takes office, but liberals are pinning their hopes on a wave of Clinton-appointed judges stepping down.
“You’ve seen this very awkward tightrope walk. They won’t say that Trump lost, but they also won’t say that Biden lost.”
“This felt like a year where the memes were a lot weirder and darker. They were really funny but had some strange origins.”
Biden gave his most explicit rebuttal of Trump’s election claims after officially winning the Electoral College.
UNSPEAKABLE BRAVERY: These Senate Republicans Declared Joe Biden May Have Possibly, Technically Won The Election
"I don't know how politician refers to another politician."
Trump Says Attorney General Bill Barr Will Step Down Weeks After Barr Said There Wasn't Widespread Voter Fraud
Barr was ousted after publicly undermining Trump’s theory that the election was rigged for President-elect Joe Biden.
“If you tell a complicated story with radical empathy, then perhaps people can watch that, and feel moved by that. And maybe they’ll consider what policies might be changed to make life better.”
Pro-Trump Republicans Are Holding Fake Electoral College Votes While The Real Electoral College Meets To Formalize Biden's Win
For Trump’s die-hard supporters, every new event locking in Joe Biden’s victory is all a part of Trump’s secret plan to win the election.
The campaign’s latest legal failures come as the Electoral College votes to affirm President-elect Joe Biden’s win on Monday.
The justices found that Texas lacked standing to sue other states that President-elect Joe Biden won.
Sen. Ron Johnson said he was trying to be open-minded in inviting witnesses who promoted misinformation about the COVID pandemic.
The coronavirus vaccination plan, announced as part of a health team rollout, would mean distributing 100 million shots in Joe Biden’s first months as president.
“We had just such a good time doing it and laughed so much making it. That joy really comes through.”
Donald Trump hung over the debate for a key Georgia Senate runoff election.
Republicans are waiting on Trump voters to come around to the reality that Biden will be president. But to some, half the country rejecting election results may just be a new normal.
Trump’s own lawyers have acknowledged that a Dec. 8 deadline for states to certify federal election results is “critical” as they push last-ditch challenges in court.
Trump’s flagrant lies about the election are undermining democracy and stoking tensions that could turn deadly. Twitter’s labels on them are pathetic.
A Top Georgia Election Official Angrily Urged Trump To Condemn Supporters Who Are Threatening Election Workers
"This is the backbone of democracy, and all of you who have not said a damn word are complicit in this."
“To date, we have not seen fraud on a scale that could have affected a different outcome in the election,” Trump's attorney general told the Associated Press.
Ice-T Had An Ice Cold Response To His Father-In-Law Getting COVID, And It's Causing Controversy On Twitter
"Ohhh he’s a believer now..."
“The Campaign’s claims have no merit,” wrote Judge Stephanos Bibas, one of Trump’s appointments to the 3rd Circuit.
“This feels like a Black Mirror episode. Like, imagine coming into work and someone else has been hired with the same name, same look, and your ex starts dating them?”
Flynn admitted to lying to investigators about his contacts with the Russian ambassador before Trump took office. The president announced the pardon over Twitter.
Alle reden über Bidens Hund aus dem Tierheim, aber wusstest du von diesen süßen Haustieren vergangener Präsidenten?
Es gibt bald wieder Hunde im weißen Haus.
Listen: Charli D’Amelio Hitting 100 Million Followers Doesn't Help TikTok’s Reputation For Promoting Cis White Creators
“You find that a lot of smaller creators, who tend to be people of color, get left in the dark when it comes to credit.”
Michigan's Board Of Canvassers Certified Biden's Win In A Big Loss For Trump's Desperate Bid To Overturn The Election
Trump’s effort to undermine Joe Biden’s win in Michigan faced a devastating failure when a state board took a vote that is normally uncontroversial.
A Judge Demolished The Trump Campaign’s Effort To Undo Biden’s Win In Pennsylvania And Push Fraud Conspiracies
“This is simply not how the Constitution works,” Judge Matthew Brann wrote of the Trump campaign’s push to stop Pennsylvania from certifying the election results.
Here Are 13 Tweets From Americans Mourning COVID-19 Deaths Next To Trump's Tweets Lying About The Election
As President Donald Trump falsely claimed that "dead people" voted against him in the election, many American families used Twitter to mourn real deaths from COVID-19.
After Meeting With Trump, Michigan’s Republican Leaders Said They Don't See A Reason Why Biden Isn't The Winner
Donald Trump’s attempts to overturn Joe Biden’s win in Michigan appear to be stalling out.
"Walk through life having the confidence of Megan Thee Stallion opening her entire album with a diss track."
The president-elect spoke about coronavirus relief with governors from across the country, including Republicans. The next steps are still hazy.
Listen: Why Mac 'N' Cheese Is The Best Thanksgiving Food, And More Holiday Food Debates With Carla Hall
“People who think mac 'n' cheese is not Thanksgiving food? They’re not Southerners, they don’t eat soul food, or they are not Black.”
Rudy Giuliani on Thursday pushed a conspiracy theory that Democratic officials across multiple cities colluded to rig the election for President-elect Joe Biden.
“I love Spike Lee. I think he’s a tremendous artist, cultural figure, leader — but why Viagra?”
"Words and actions have consequences," said Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs as she discussed threats made against her, her family, and her staff.
2020 is an amazing year. "This claim is disputed."
"We do not have access to official government data, internal data sets," said David Kessler, one of the cochairs of Biden’s COVID-19 advisory board.
“Is anyone else seeing their childhood flash before their eyes right now?”
Internal data shows that labels on President Trump’s posts decrease reshares by about 8%. They still account for some of the most engaging posts on the platform.
Trump’s legal strategy so far has failed to undermine, or even delay, President-elect Joe Biden’s win.
“It is her twin. She is her. They are the same person.”
Sunday's tweet was the first time Trump acknowledged that Joe Biden defeated him in the election, although he instantly tried to retract it.
Biden’s breakthrough victory came despite what voting rights advocates saw as a concerted effort by state Republicans to suppress votes.
A judge denied a Republican request to stop Michigan from certifying the final results pending an audit of votes in Wayne County.
“I’m not worried. Donald Trump will leave the White House. It’s just a matter of time,” said Sen. Cory Booker.
Fox News and the Associated Press called Arizona for Biden days ago, but there were still more votes to count.
"This almost looked like a very different film, with a very different cast."
Mike Pompeo Loves To Preach About Peaceful Transitions Of Power — When It’s Happening In Other Countries
The secretary of state’s remarks about “a smooth transition to a second Trump administration” sparked criticism from current and former diplomats.
Trump’s Legal Team Was Asked About A Witness Who Reportedly Recanted His Election Fraud Story. Then There Was A Lot Of Silence.
The witness, a USPS worker, reportedly signed an affidavit that his claims of election fraud were untrue.
"Unless she has more details to back that up, I can't in good countenance continue showing you this," Fox News anchor Neil Cavuto said on Monday.
“It’s like waking from a nightmare,” said Ukrainian anti-corruption activist Daria Kaleniuk.
“It doesn’t make sense to wait this long and not give you heart palpitations!”
Keke Palmer Is Facing Major Backlash After Tweeting That Food Stamps Should "Only Work On Healthy Items"
"Imagine hating poor people this much."
Watch out for baseless claims of voter fraud.
The Night King From "Game Of Thrones" Had The Perfect Response To Trump's Refusal To Concede The Election
"I WON THE BATTLE OF WINTERFELL, BY A LOT!"
Biden defeating Trump was front-page news from Iowa to Alaska to Japan.
Here's Everything "SNL" Had To Say About The 2020 Election In Last Night's Highly Anticipated Episode
A dramatic rendition of "Macho Man"! An Ace Ventura reference! *Stefon voice* This episode has EVERYTHING!
"I don’t believe I’ve ever been this overjoyed to lose a job before!"
Here's How The Internet Responded To The Trump Campaign Booking "Four Seasons Total Landscaping" Instead Of The Four Seasons Hotel
I'll be chuckling over this one for a while.
About 96 hours after polls closed, with his staff scattered around the country, Biden delivered the speech he had to put off for four straight nights — one his family had been waiting to hear for decades.
Trump Was Golfing When He Lost The Election And He Saw People Celebrating On The Way Back To The White House
People had banners, posters, and middle fingers ready to deploy as Trump's motorcade drove past them on the way back to the White House.
"End of an error."
"It's pronounced Nevada, not Nevada."