‘Everybody Across This Country’ Is To Blame For Capitol Attack Donald Trump is responsible for the Jan. 6 riot, but so are you, according to the House Republican leader.
And here is Famous Teevee Never Trumper Tom Nichols just yesterday, explaining that the real culprits behind the 01/06/21 insurrection are a large, amorphous group called "America" --
It should not, of course, have been a shock that America under Trump became a collection of overgrown adolescents who were incapable of facing adversity. When the time came for genuine seriousness—literally, a matter of life and death—America was a nation of spoiled children, sullen when corrected, explosive with rage when forced to do anything they found unpleasant, ready to lecture others on why the Constitution gave them the right to wear a surgical mask on their chin.
-- which I discuss in much greater detail here, "Tom Nichols: New Apple, Same Razor".
For now, I'll just meditate on what comfort it must bring to Very Loudly Self-Proclaimed Intellectual Giant Tom Nichols to know that a fellow Conservative brain wizard like Kevin McCarthy has his ideological back.