I think everyone has to realize at this point these aren't the outliers in the Republican party. This is the Republican party. This is now the party that punishes the leaders that acknowledge Trump lost the election and ignore the leaders who pay minors for sex.
Republicans leaders: Lie about a stolen election and push conspiracy theories to their base.
Republican base: Storms Capitol in an attempt to stop an election.
Republican leaders: Why have the Democrats done this.
Really good video breaking down the events of Jan 6 from the NYT. Also an interesting insight I heard from a friend on the importance of this day historically, this is the first major event since 9/11 that we simply refer to the date it occurred when referencing it...