Far-right internet personalities Diamond and Silk were among many dejected supporters of President Donald Trump who whined online after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected the GOP effort to overturn the election.
"If the Supreme Court can't save our Republic, then where is the Military?" they posted on Twitter.
If the Supreme Court can't save our Republic, then where is the Military?— Diamond and Silk® (@Diamond and Silk®)1607730432.0
The two were quickly blasted by Republican congressmen.
"For the sake of democracy, the future of our nation recant on this tweet. I beg of you. We do not settle elections with our military or police force. We are not Cuba, Venezuela or China!" Rep. Paul Mitchell (R-MI) posted on Twitter.
Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) also blasted the comments.
So @DiamondandSilk just suggested a military overthrow. Let that sink in, and do everything the opposite of any ot… https://t.co/3ZMptRZALS— Adam Kinzinger (@Adam Kinzinger)1607731358.0