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In response to footage from a Trump rally in which the POTUS refused to mention Stephen Colbert’s name while calling him “no talent,” the CBS comic stops just short giving 45 the full Heisenberg treatment. Colbert cleverly dances around the “say my name” trope while keeping the audience in suspense and the President under duress. Walter White would be proud.

As for Trump calling the venerable host talentless? Colbert’s silent retort at 2:55 is something you have to see to understand.

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Anthony Aguero posing behind Marjorie Taylor Greene

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CNN recently reported that conservative livestreamer and Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene ally Anthony Aguero, who has a history of violence, recently admitted that he entered the Capitol as part of the deadly January 6 insurrection attempt. Aguero previously went to the Capitol with Greene in February 2019, where they attempted to harass Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) for being Muslim.

Before getting elected, Greene was a right-wing commentator who frequently encouraged violence against members of Congress and pushed dangerous conspiracy theories. She has repeatedly targeted Muslims, including Omar and Tlaib.

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