Conservative pundit Charlie Sykes on Monday warned what to anticipate from a few of Donald Trump’s most zealous supporters once they lastly notice that his plot to overturn the election received’t permit him to proceed as president.
Sykes informed MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace that “a lot of people in the MAGA-verse, in Trumpland” nonetheless “honestly believe” Trump will beat President-elect Joe Biden ― although Trump decisively misplaced the election and dozens of lawsuits difficult the consequence.
“They do not understand that the election is over,” stated Sykes, the founding father of the conservative web site The Bulwark. “And when reality strikes and they realize that Donald Trump is not going to be sworn in as president, it’s going to come as a shock to them.”
Sykes stated “we haven’t reached that point with some of the more deranged and deluded supporters out there” and requested: “How many of these sociopaths do you need to act out on this?”
“If they sincerely believe that this election has been stolen, that it’s an act of fraud, and they are heavily armed, what possible things could go wrong?” he stated, declaring that armed demonstrators confirmed up on the dwelling of Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson over the weekend to protest Trump’s loss.
“It’s a very, very scary scenario and I think that we ought to be prepared for it,” stated Sykes, who condemned different politicians “who are feeding into this, who are putting out the rhetoric and spreading the misinformation and giving oxygen to the various conspiracy theories.”
“It’s dangerous now, but I think it’s going to get much more dangerous over the next few weeks,” he added.
Check out the interview right here:
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