The insurrection led by a mob wearing MAGA hats, waving Confederate, Gadsden and Trump flags who breached the US Capitol and took it hostage for a few hours in a new Lost Cause has been repelled. For now.

The assault on the center of the nation’s government as it was performing the task of certifying the election of our 46th President — carried live to a stunned nation — was a made-for-TV event produced and directed by the 45th President of the United States.

With the cooperation of enabling right-wing media outlets like the Fox News Channel. And while the…

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Strategic communicator dabbling in political punditry. Professing journalism at @COMatBU. Strangely still loyal to Cleveland Indians & Browns. Opinions my own.

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