Monday morning's House Judiciary Committee impeachment hearings were kicked off with screaming from an out-of-control protestor yelling. "“We know who committed the crimes, and it wasn’t Trump! Trump is innocent!" The man, dressed in a suit, took up about 40 seconds of the committee's time as he screeched, "Americans are sick of your impeachment scam!" while being dragged out of the room.
The flailing protestor spouted typical Fox News lies, including that Democrats are working to impeach this president "because they don't like him."
"Americans are sick of your impeachment scam! Trump is innocent!" -- House Judiciary's impeachment hearing is immed… https://t.co/KpBtJWuwH9— Aaron Rupar (@Aaron Rupar) 1575900732.0
Some news outlets identified the protestor as InfoWars host Owen Shroyer.
On social media he was immediately mocked – take a look:
@atrupar We have found our next press secretary— Claudia Johnson 🍑🌸🌺🌼🌻🌷 (@Claudia Johnson 🍑🌸🌺🌼🌻🌷) 1575900802.0
@frankthorp Trump will now invite him to the WH and give him the Medal of Freedom.— Mac (@Mac) 1575901830.0
Did that protestor really say Trump is being impeached because "you don't like him"? Man, his cult is strong. They… https://t.co/L4EmNyAZXO— Christina Dotson is CELEBRATING!!!!!! (@Christina Dotson is CELEBRATING!!!!!!) 1575900856.0
Was that Gaetz?— Dr. emptywheel (@Dr. emptywheel) 1575900656.0
@atrupar People should look up what treason means before they interrupt a public hearing.— Tia (@Tia) 1575901300.0
@willsommer Bye-bye Alex Jones freak #InfowarsHeckler #ImpeachingHearing— Nancy Estes🇺🇸🏴☠️ (@Nancy Estes🇺🇸🏴☠️) 1575901010.0