The 40 Most Rotten People Of 2020

Yes, this is late. Unfortunately a lot of stuff has come up between December and now that set this end-of-the-year piece back. Still, I want to commemorate 2020 — which was marked by fires, pestilence, murder hornets, quarantines, and an election that had us pulling out our hair for fucking months. So in honor of the worst year on record, I present the people who helped make it so terrible in the first place.

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Nick Fuentes Celebrates ‘Siege’ On Capitol That Left Five Dead

Updated | On Jan. 6, 2021, what should have been a routine vote to certify the Electoral College results descended into chaos and bloodshed as President Trump incited a mob to attack Congress. Speaking to a crowd of his supporters in Washington, D.C., Trump delivered a rambling speech encouraging his followers to march down Pennsylvania Avenue to the Capitol and “show strength.”

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Mark Collett Lashes Out At Conservatives After Twitter Ban

In a November 11, 2020 livestream, British Neo-Nazi Mark Collett confirmed what many of his fans already knew: Twitter had suspended his account. At the time of his suspension — which appears to have been November 10 — Collett had amassed roughly 60,000 followers. He had also been retweeted by prominent conservatives, including Ann Coulter and Rep. Steve King of Iowa.

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White Nationalists Have Been Regurgitating Election Lies

Immediately after it became clear that President Donald Trump had not won a decisive victory on election night, conspiracies about electoral theft began circulating across the right-wing media ecosystem. Tweets from the President and his backers were repeatedly flagged on Twitter for spreading unproven election claims. And the longer the count dragged on, the more these false claims proliferated.

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‘They Want To Murder You’: Alex Jones Reacts To Possible Trump Loss

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has long been one of President Trump’s biggest boosters. But faced with a tight race in states like Pennsylvania, Georgia, Nevada, and Arizona, even the Infowars host is finding it difficult to stay optimistic. During his eponymous Alex Jones Show, he warned his audience that Trump’s enemies might kill them and destroy the nation if Biden wins.

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White Nationalist Podcasters Mock Debate Question On Child Separation Policy

During the second and final presidential debate, President Trump was asked about a recent report that the government cannot find the parents of approximately 545 migrant children. The families were separated in accordance with a draconian “zero tolerance” policy enacted by the Trump administration in 2017 and ramped up in 2018.

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