Clearly out of fresh material, Senator Ted Cruz, self-described as "frankly dumb," is using his very own pre-insurrection words and behavior — meant to encourage the Big Lie and anti-democracy back in 2020 — to now frame Democrats as anti-democratic. For example:
Cruz now: "They know they are going to lose, and Nancy Pelosi is not going to go quietly."
Cruz then, three days before the Capitol riot: "We will not go quietly!"
Cruz now: "She's already preparing to scream the election was stolen."
Cruz then, two days before Capitol riot: "They are setting the stage to potentially steal an election!"
MSNBC's Mehdi Hasan presents us with Cruz's Cruz-plagiarized performance-rage in this amusing supercut: