Trump-Endorsed Candidate Reluctantly Cancels Event With Supporter Whose Twitter Bio Features a Swastika Made of Syringes

One of the recurring features of the Trump era was for Donald Trump or one of his acolytes to say or do something in front of countless witnesses and then insist it never happened, i.e. piss on the public’s leg and tell them it was raining. A short, in no way conclusive list of this phenomenon would include the 45th president swearing he never called the late Senator John McCain a loser, despite having tweeted a clip of himself calling McCain a loser; claiming the coronavirus would “miraculously” disappear by April and then saying he never put a date on it; and literally telling rally-goers to “knock the crap out of” protestors before insisting he “no way, form or fashion [had] ever promoted or encouraged violence.” Whereas politicians of the past made careers out of twisting the truth, Trump & Co. decided to dispense with such customs and straight up lie to people’s…

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