트위터는 국회 의사당에서 콜버트 직원 체포에 반응: 'Insurrection'

체포된 사람 포함: 제이크 플런켓, 앨리슨 마르티네즈, 타이론 딘, 스티븐 로몬드, 니콜레타 그린, 브렌단 헐리, 조쉬 코머스, 그리고 데이비드 펠드먼. 로버트 스미겔, 인형극 “모욕 만화 개 승리,” a character on Colbert’s show, was also arrested.

Many conservatives compared the arrests to the Jan. 6, 2021 breach of the Capitol.

What did the J6 committee know and when did they know it about the Colbert insurrection at the Capitol?” The editor-in-chief for the Federalist website wrote while radio host Mark Simone wondered, “This is exactly what the January 6th protestors are charged with, so will these Colbert creeps get the same, no bail, solitary confinement treatment???”

미국. 국회 의사당 경찰 said the individuals were charged with Unlawful Entry. “This is an active criminal investigation, and may result in additional criminal charges after consultation with the U.S. Attorney,” the USCP added.

Others sarcastically suggested they get “60 days in prisonand said Colbert’s show should beraided by the FBIand that any Democratic Congress members who helped the staffers should beexpelled.

The incident happened as the House Select Committee on Jan. 6 is hosting public hearings on the Jan. 6 Capitol protests when rioters seeking to overturn the 2020 presidential election broke into the Capitol building and threatened lawmakers.

US CAPITOL POLICE ARREST STEPHEN COLBERT STAFFERS AT HOUSE OFFICE BUILDING, CHARGED WITH ILLEGAL ENTRY

Radio host Mark Levin wondered why the comedy staffers were released after their arrests, referring to it as theColbert insurrectionand adding, “They damn well better be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.

The official Twitter handle of the Republicans of the House Committee on the Judiciary wondered why there wasbarely a peepabout the arrests onmainstream media.

The group was reportedly recording videos and taking pictures around the offices of two Republican members of Congress, Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy R-Calif., 대표. Jim Jordan R-Ohio, 및 담당자. 로렌 보 버트, R-Colo.

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A spokesperson for CBS told Fox News that the production team was at the Capitol Wednesday and Thursday to capture footage and other media for a new skit with Triumph.

“수요일에, 유월 15 and Thursday, 유월 16, Triumph the Insult Comic Dog was on-site at the Capitol with a production team to record interviews for a comedy segment on behalf of ‘The Late Show,” 대변인이 말했다.

Media set up before the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 미국에 대한 공격. Capitol holds its second public hearing to reveal the findings of a year-long investigation, 캐피 톨 힐에서, 월요일, 유월 13, 2022, 워싱턴. (AP 사진 / Andrew Harnik)

Media set up before the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 미국에 대한 공격. Capitol holds its second public hearing to reveal the findings of a year-long investigation, 캐피 톨 힐에서, 월요일, 유월 13, 2022, 워싱턴. (AP 사진 / Andrew Harnik) (AP 사진 / Andrew Harnik)

Their interviews at the Capitol were authorized and pre-arranged through Congressional aides of the members interviewed,” the network added. “After leaving the members’ offices on their last interview of the day, the production team stayed to film stand-ups and other final comedy elements in the halls when they were detained by Capitol Police.

Taking the opposite point of view of conservatives, another person said, “I’m not justifying what the Stephen Colbert staffers did. They were they weren’t supposed to be. It’s kinda funny that these staffers were arrested immediately while it took authorities several hours on January 6th.

그들은 추가했습니다, “They were not armed or attempting to overthrow the government like the January 6th crew. They were not hell bent on murdering and hanging members of Congress.

Another user wrote that he would takeStephen Colbert whataboutism seriously if you understood the difference between accidentally trespassing and an armed insurrection.

Others simply used the arrests to make jokesmostly about Triumph the Insult Comic Dog being involved.

Free Triumph the insult comic dog. Free all political prisoners,” one joked while another called forJUSTICE FOR PUPPETS.

The staffers were arrested in the Longworth House Office Building after being escorted out of the third public Jan. 6 committee hearing earlier in the day for lacking proper press credentials.

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Capitol Police responded to a call about a disturbance in the Longworth House Office Building around 8:30 오후, when they found the group of staffers and subsequently arrested them.

Responding officers observed seven individuals, unescorted and without Congressional ID, in a sixth-floor hallway,” 기관은 성명에서 말했다. “The building was closed to visitors, and these individuals were determined to be a part of a group that had been directed by the USCP to leave the building earlier in the day.

WASHINGTON, DC - 12 월 18: The US Capitol on December 18, 2019 in워싱턴DCDC(Samuel Corum / Getty Images의 사진)

워싱턴, DC – 12 월 18: The US Capitol on December 18, 2019 워싱턴, DC. (Samuel Corum / Getty Images의 사진) (Samuel Corum / Getty Images의 사진)

The USCP said their agency is actively investigating the case and their investigationmay result in additional criminal charges.

폭스 뉴스’ Brie Stimson and The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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