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Biden’s bogus memorialisation of 6 January

Joe Biden (Credit: Getty images)

It’s fright month in Joe Biden’s America, folks. Today, 5 January, the US President will travel to Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, to mark the third anniversary of the riot on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on 6 January 2021. He would have done it on the day but the event had to be rescheduled due to an incoming storm. Biden also likes to rest on the weekends. 

Still, near the spot where George Washington and his continental army survived the brutal Revolutionary War winter of 1777-78, the increasingly ethereal 46th president will endeavour to summon the tough ghosts of America’s founding. He will deliver yet another warning about the petrifying threat which ‘MAGA extremists’ (i.e. Donald Trump supporters) pose to the soul of the nation.

According to the Democrats’ preferred narrative, the ugly scenes of 6 January mark the climax of tragedy that was the Trump years

On Monday, in case anybody is struggling to connect the dots, Biden will go on to Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, where in 2015 an armed Neo-Nazi lunatic called Dylann Roof killed nine African-American Christians. There, Biden will dwell more on the traumatic and ongoing struggle for American liberty and the petrifying threat that ‘MAGA extremists’ (i.e. Donald Trump supporters) pose to the soul of the nation.

Yesterday, Biden released his first campaign advertisement of 2024, which gives us a fair clue of what to expect at Valley Forge: ‘There’s an extremist movement that does not share the basics beliefs in our democracy,’ says Biden over a montage showing disturbing clips of 6 January rioting set against images of decent-looking Democrats queuing up to vote, footage of Martin Luther King and Biden and vice president Kamala Harris looking purposeful in Oval Office. The accompanying piano chords shift from sinister to rousing. 

‘History is watching,’ says Biden, who loves sprinkling America’s Manifest Destiny on to his lifestory.

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