Update (2127ET): President Biden gave an angry speech Thursday night in which he framed Republicans as election-denying 'extremists' who pose a threat to democracy and need to be fought tooth and nail.
BIDEN: "Too much of what's happening in our country today is not normal. Donald Trump and the MAGA Republicans represent an extremism that threatens the very foundations of our Republic." pic.twitter.com/FqGUcxHavd— Breaking911 (@Breaking911) September 2, 2022
BIDEN: “I will not stand by and watch elections in this country stolen by people who simply refuse to accept that they lost.” pic.twitter.com/F8hA7ZifzO— Breaking911 (@Breaking911) September 2, 2022
Tucker sums it up perfectly:
CARLSON ON BIDEN’S DIVISIVE SPEECH TONIGHT pic.twitter.com/mPVB3JYwKa— The_Real_Fly (@The_Real_Fly) September 2, 2022
Meanwhile, who thought this was a good aesthetic for the 'uniter in chief'?
The Man in the High Castle. pic.twitter.com/fbJXGt1QCw— Stable John ™️ (@JohnOutbakjak) September 2, 2022
Going Goth pic.twitter.com/bLUd0Kte0w— Walter Kirn (@walterkirn) September 2, 2022
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With midterms right around the corner, President Biden is now warning of the threat posed by "MAGA forces," according to excerpts published earlier on Thursday.
“MAGA forces” https://t.co/24wYY4xMGd— Chuck Ross (@ChuckRossDC) September 1, 2022
Biden's overall message, just days after he described Trump supporters as "ultra-MAGA Republicans" and "semi-fascists," will be that democracy is at risk from Trumpism.
"It’s not just Trump, it’s the entire philosophy that underpins the — I’m going to say something — it’s like semi-fascism," Biden said during a speech last week in Rockville, MD. "Trump and the extreme MAGA Republicans have made their choice: to go backward, full of anger, violence, hate and division. But we've chosen a different path: forward, the future, unity, hope and optimism."
So, that's the Democrats' messaging going into midterms - while they finalize a deal with Iran and the IRGC (officially a terrorist organization) - that Republicans who aren't Liz Cheney or Adam Kinzinger are a threat to democracy.
Nevermind the 'mostly peaceful' riots staged every summer by Democrats and their Antifa foot-soldiers during every summer of Trump's presidency.