That's certainly true for the most dangerous and most effective of Donald Trump's allies, henchmen, henchwomen, and other followers.
But for Donald Trump himself, and most of his political cult, that rule does not apply.
The lethal attack on the Capitol had been publicly announced weeks in advance, and should have come as no surprise.
Trump's rallies and gatherings continue to celebrate violence and the prospect of revenge — and specifically of "getting even" with Trump's "enemies.".
To this point, the Democratic Party and the political and news media class in general have remained in denial, and largely passive in response.
It didn't take long to find hundreds of videos where these Trumpers and so-called patriots were hanging black American flags.
... Black American flags are the flags that mean "no quarter shall be given." »