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When Donald Trump isn’t suing HBO host Bill Maher for claiming he is the offspring of a human and orangutan, he is busy attacking fellow Republicans like Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal.

The billionaire real estate mogul, failed presidential contender and Obama birth certificate conspiracy fanatic said on Fox & Friends that Jindal was “stupid” for calling Republicans “the stupid party” at the Republican National Committee’s winter meeting last month.

“I think he was stupid for using that term because that term is so obnoxious and so good for the other side,” said Trump, who went on to say that while he speaks ill of Republican negotiating abilities, he would never use the term “stupid” to describe the GOP.  “You don’t use the word stupid…frankly I think it was a stupid thing for him to say.”

Except “stupid” is exactly what Trump called Republicans in a 2011 video message, saying “the Democrats are laughing at the stupidity of the Republicans and the Paul Ryan plan.” Later in the video, Trump said “ultimately I don’t want to battle against the Republicans’ stupidity, because it’s stupidity the things they are doing.”

Here is Trump calling Jindal stupid for calling Republicans stupid:

And here is Trump calling Republicans stupid:

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Riley June Williams in the Capitol, left, and in police mugshot

Earlier this week, as part of his campaign to gaslight the public about the Capitol insurrection, Tucker Carlson tried to claim on his Fox News program that "there's no evidence white supremacists were responsible for what happened on January 6. That's a lie." Of course, the claim was immediately debunked, but that hasn't prevented Republicans from continuing to lie and mislead the public into believing up is down about the event and its meaning, and for online trolls to continue repeating Carlson's claim.

Multiple examples abound to prove Carlson a baldfaced liar, but the most striking was revealed this week: An investigation by Bellingcat's Robert Evans found that Riley Williams, the 22-year-old woman from Pennsylvania who faces multiple charges in the Capitol siege and is suspected of having stolen Nancy Pelosi's laptop, is the same person who posed in neo-Nazi gear in an online video and made Nazi salutes, all while posting on social media as a white nationalist "Groyper" and participating in a popular neo-Nazi Telegram channel.

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