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Does anyone else think this is starting to look like a coup?

Durask

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Riots breaking out simultaneously?
Ineffectual or nonexistent police response?
Massive propaganda push with almost everyone coming out in support - lawmakers, celebrities, multinational corps?

I am not much of a conspiracy person but it sure looks like stuff was planned in advance to be ready in case a convenient accident occurs.
 

Liberty4all

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I think they are hoping this tips the upcoming election. I do think this chaos is straight out of a communist Revolution playbook as well ... think the puppet masters controlling the Left would be satisfied with either outcome — it’s about power in the end.

While I do not think America is fascist, I do think the madness of the Left could lead to it, especially if the madness on the streets doesn’t end soon. This feels VERY similar to 1920s Germany. It’s eerie actually.
 
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I seriously think the Dems and left have gone so far off the deep end that their thought process is “If we can’t be in control then no one can so let’s burn this mother down”
Think about it. In majority black districts, they have it made. Guaranteed to win re-election as long as they promise hope and change. Republicans don't have a snowballs chance in hell.

Now ask yourself, why would they risk losing the gravy train? I'm telling you. They're just cowards that would rather virtue signal while their cities burn.
 
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zeorhymer

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Very lousy coup. Let's say these riots were a coup, no one is taking charge at all. You could argue the impeachment is a coup attempt. One side clearly trying to take the reigns of power. Here the riots are just that, riots.
 
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cryptoadam

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A few conspiracies you can chew on.

Twitter revenge-Trump starts a war with Twitter and puts out an EO and then riots pop up across the US. Floyds issue was magnified by twitter (I would love to know if any bots were pushing infomation about him but they will never look at that). All the cooridnation and glorifcation for these riots is going on on twitter. And though Twitter all of a sudden wants to fact check and hide tweets its doing none of that for the violent and misleading tweets about these protests

Obama/FBI revenege-the Jig is up on Obama and the FBI. Durham and Barr are closing in. All the info is coming out. Even with Barr sorta saying Obama is safe he could of been playing good cop. we already know the FBI tried create the Russian hoax. Obama's legacy could go up in smoke or worse he could wind up in prison. So he calls his buddies at BLM and the rest is history

Dems-They tried Russia, sexual assault, Ukraine and nothing worked. CV came and they tried to let it run wild, kill old people and destroy the economy but things were turning around. And now they have closed business again, destroyed economy, riots on the streets and lock downs. Everything they wanted to see continue till November 3rd. There dream would be for mail in voting because CV is out of control or riots are still on going.

But all these are good conspiracies. Whats more likely happening is a network of ANTIFA and far left anarchist are coordinating with BLM on terrorist attacks. 1 to cause strife, 2 take down Trump 3 an american socialist revolution. I would say very good chance they are working with local democratic officials and even possibly some higher ups. I would guess the justice democrats are in this shit deep to.

Where do all these supplies and bricks and fuel etc all come from? the Sky? With no one working for weeks how do they get this $$$? Someone is paying for this stuff and paying to get it out there.

They always say follow the money.
 

Woo-Fu

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Who got removed from power by this coup? Hmm, one cop.

I do think Trump's continued non-action and unwillingness to address the nation will cost him the election. He could have turned this into a win if handled properly which makes me doubt any real conspiracy beyond antifa-fueled riots along with all the "normal" riots.

You don't pitch a nice slow one over the plate in the middle of the strike zone as your coup attempt. Trump's unwillingness to even take a swing isn't something that could be predicted.
 
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Cato

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No, it is not a coup.
It is just bored white upper-middle class teenagers that want to larp as revolutionaries and "change the world".
In a couple of weeks TLOU2 will be released so they will get bored of the rioting and arson and go back home.
 

Riven326

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A few conspiracies you can chew on.

Twitter revenge-Trump starts a war with Twitter and puts out an EO and then riots pop up across the US. Floyds issue was magnified by twitter (I would love to know if any bots were pushing infomation about him but they will never look at that). All the cooridnation and glorifcation for these riots is going on on twitter. And though Twitter all of a sudden wants to fact check and hide tweets its doing none of that for the violent and misleading tweets about these protests

Obama/FBI revenege-the Jig is up on Obama and the FBI. Durham and Barr are closing in. All the info is coming out. Even with Barr sorta saying Obama is safe he could of been playing good cop. we already know the FBI tried create the Russian hoax. Obama's legacy could go up in smoke or worse he could wind up in prison. So he calls his buddies at BLM and the rest is history

Dems-They tried Russia, sexual assault, Ukraine and nothing worked. CV came and they tried to let it run wild, kill old people and destroy the economy but things were turning around. And now they have closed business again, destroyed economy, riots on the streets and lock downs. Everything they wanted to see continue till November 3rd. There dream would be for mail in voting because CV is out of control or riots are still on going.

But all these are good conspiracies. Whats more likely happening is a network of ANTIFA and far left anarchist are coordinating with BLM on terrorist attacks. 1 to cause strife, 2 take down Trump 3 an american socialist revolution. I would say very good chance they are working with local democratic officials and even possibly some higher ups. I would guess the justice democrats are in this shit deep to.

Where do all these supplies and bricks and fuel etc all come from? the Sky? With no one working for weeks how do they get this $$$? Someone is paying for this stuff and paying to get it out there.

They always say follow the money.
I'm actually more surprised no one has thought to blame the Jews yet.
 

zeorhymer

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Who got removed from power by this coup? Hmm, one cop.

I do think Trump's continued non-action and unwillingness to address the nation will cost him the election. He could have turned this into a win if handled properly which makes me doubt any real conspiracy beyond antifa-fueled riots along with all the "normal" riots.

You don't pitch a nice slow one over the plate in the middle of the strike zone as your coup attempt. Trump's unwillingness to even take a swing isn't something that could be predicted.
He did address the nation. He said that the military is ready and willing to support these governors and mayors. He says that these thugs need to go. Guess what happens? Twitter censors him, lefties cries racist! He uses the Insurrection Act and then the lefties will cry dictator!
 

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No man, this shit's been telegraphed for a good decade now. YES I know racism never went away, but with the way social media exploded over the years, and the fact that any random person has a camera in their pocket now, it exponentially ramped up the growing anger, because more shit was being filmed, and everyone has a voice now, thanks to social media. Then the Pandemic hit, and tens of millions of people lost their jobs, and people are stressed out and depressed, because our sense of normalcy has disappeared. So once you combine that in, it really made for the perfect storm, and it's no surprise shit escalated the way it did.
 
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KINGMOKU

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If it is it's one of those "let's take advantage of the situation" type of deals that will actually make it harder in the future to pull this type of crap.

All I know is that this whole presidency is going to be studied for decades as it has had more things happen then I can even remember at this point.
 

cryptoadam

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Who got removed from power by this coup? Hmm, one cop.

I do think Trump's continued non-action and unwillingness to address the nation will cost him the election. He could have turned this into a win if handled properly which makes me doubt any real conspiracy beyond antifa-fueled riots along with all the "normal" riots.

You don't pitch a nice slow one over the plate in the middle of the strike zone as your coup attempt. Trump's unwillingness to even take a swing isn't something that could be predicted.
Trumps gonna talk now but he has been smart by not making any speeches. He did say something at the NASA PC he had.

But any other speeches he would of given would of just been fuel to the fire for the media to run with. They would pick apart his every word and say that they are dog whistles and Trump is racist and wants to kill black people.

Now that shit is out of hand and people are feed up and dont have sympathy anymore he can go out there and talk. The media will still do its thing but he can push back on it since outside of these crazy lefties everyone agrees that the rioting needs to end and its not productive or about Geroge.
 

RedVIper

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It is just bored white upper-middle class teenagers that want to larp as revolutionaries and "change the world".
Right, all those black people burning shit and stealing TV's are really just white upper-middle class teenagers in black face. How cunning.
 
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Musky_Cheese

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Well... if it is then it backfired.

More people are now arming themselves, and not just white people. Doubt that was part of the plan.
 

ilsayed

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I do think Trump's continued non-action and unwillingness to address the nation will cost him the election. He could have turned this into a win if handled properly which makes me doubt any real conspiracy beyond antifa-fueled riots along with all the "normal" riots.
in only a few months, he failed to capitalize on a usually guaranteed poll boost with both this and covid. lol. fucking biden shows up to the protests wearing a mask and thats really all it takes to make him look more presidential. absolute minimum effort.

i still think trump will win in november though. people are pretty dumb.
 
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DrAspirino

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Riots breaking out simultaneously?
Ineffectual or nonexistent police response?
Massive propaganda push with almost everyone coming out in support - lawmakers, celebrities, multinational corps?

I am not much of a conspiracy person but it sure looks like stuff was planned in advance to be ready in case a convenient accident occurs.
It indeed has all the sings of the previous scenario of a self-coup.

Now, this doesn't mean that what's happening now is necessarily going to end up in a self-coup, because it could also wind up into a civil war or a massive turn of powers.
 
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Africa has 1.2 billion potential workers and consumers who aren't as spoiled as Americans.
The free world needs more cameras and data.

All the conspiracy theories being spread is to make the free world more chaotic for a while.
 
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What's going on with the pallets of bricks I keep seeing on twitter and stuff? You would think the local and state governments would want to figure who is trucking in these giant fucking piles of bricks in the middle of a riot. You would also think that this is something that could be figured out pretty easily.

I also read that Minneapolis PD found gasoline and shit like that - don't know if it has been substantiated. But all of this says that there is a lot more to this than just random or spontaneous riots.

Edit: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8377069/Bricks-randomly-appear-protests-sparking-theories-planted-stoke-violence.html

Don't know why I have to post a link to a UK website about this, but it's not like CNN reports the news.
 
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Whataborman

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A few conspiracies you can chew on.

Twitter revenge-Trump starts a war with Twitter and puts out an EO and then riots pop up across the US. Floyds issue was magnified by twitter (I would love to know if any bots were pushing infomation about him but they will never look at that). All the cooridnation and glorifcation for these riots is going on on twitter. And though Twitter all of a sudden wants to fact check and hide tweets its doing none of that for the violent and misleading tweets about these protests

Obama/FBI revenege-the Jig is up on Obama and the FBI. Durham and Barr are closing in. All the info is coming out. Even with Barr sorta saying Obama is safe he could of been playing good cop. we already know the FBI tried create the Russian hoax. Obama's legacy could go up in smoke or worse he could wind up in prison. So he calls his buddies at BLM and the rest is history

Dems-They tried Russia, sexual assault, Ukraine and nothing worked. CV came and they tried to let it run wild, kill old people and destroy the economy but things were turning around. And now they have closed business again, destroyed economy, riots on the streets and lock downs. Everything they wanted to see continue till November 3rd. There dream would be for mail in voting because CV is out of control or riots are still on going.

But all these are good conspiracies. Whats more likely happening is a network of ANTIFA and far left anarchist are coordinating with BLM on terrorist attacks. 1 to cause strife, 2 take down Trump 3 an american socialist revolution. I would say very good chance they are working with local democratic officials and even possibly some higher ups. I would guess the justice democrats are in this shit deep to.

Where do all these supplies and bricks and fuel etc all come from? the Sky? With no one working for weeks how do they get this $$$? Someone is paying for this stuff and paying to get it out there.

They always say follow the money.

What we are seeing now is the direct outcome of community organizing efforts on the left. The same community organizing that helped Obama get elected in 2008 and reelected in 2012 transformed into this. His community-based reelection campaign never truly disbanded after 2012, instead, it transformed into Organizing for Action.

In the wake of the 2016 election, we saw a lot of small community-based leftist groups pop up. The women's march pink pussy hats were one, as well as several "vigilance" groups that grew in small communities. ANTIFA and BLM popped up in larger, urban communities at the same time. The entire goal of all of these groups was to influence both the 2018 and 2020 elections.

I live in a rural-ish community that is predominately white and upper-middle class. BLM isn't going to take hold here and neither is ANTIFA (aside from some college kids who live in their mom's basement and act "woke"). Instead, Vigilance groups started popping up in every county. In the county I live in, in early-2018 (about this time of year) the local vigilance group was able to take a non-issue about a factory being built and turn it into an election issue using false data and scare tactics (essentially "it's going to pollute our water, kill tourism, kill our kids, and then us"). It worked because the issue came out of nowhere, took hold, and local conservatives weren't able to effectively control the dialog about the issue. Well, that and they didn't think it would be a make or break issue for the election. Because of that, several local-level conservatives lost their seats to far-left candidates in the 2018 election.

Bottom line - these groups are organized, know what they are doing, and most are unemployed and/or retired, etc... and have a ton of free time to commit to their political activism.

Take what happened in my community as an example and transfer it to cities where ANTIFA and BLM have been allowed to take hold. They don't give a shit about George Floyd, they were just waiting for the proper issue to come along and they jumped on it. Quick messages to all the other ANTIFA and BLM cells and suddenly you have timed protests and riots. All of those pallets of bricks people keep talking about? 100% chance they were bought a long time ago and have been sitting in warehouses just waiting for the right time to be used.

As much as I hate the left, I have to give them credit: they know how to organize and mobilize, something the right doesn't seem to be able to do, except for maybe the Tea Party movement but that really petered out as soon as the GOP took back control of congress. A lot of people use the excuse that most conservatives have jobs so they don't have the time to commit that the left does. I think that's partially true, but I also think that conservatives are too complacent. It's a problem and the conservative movement needs to figure out how to fix it.

One last thing: I think we're in a particularly dangerous period of time right now. Biden is a shit candidate and the election is Trump's to lose. The left knows that and they also know that they are going to have to fight incredibly dirty to win. The riots this past weekend were probably just the tip of the iceberg. I would expect things to get worse... much worse between now and election day in November.
 

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This is because of the internet. Like minded people can organize very quick nowadays.

This had already happened in different countries around the world. If anything, the USA is late to the 'party'.

Look at Chile, for example: riots started over a slight raise in price to the public transportation. Things scalated, and last I heard, they were thinking about a new Constitution as consequence.

Granted, the USA is more political stable than most countries in the world. But for people that had been paying attention, it was a matter of 'when' it would happen in the USA.
 

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its probably destabilization to grab powe.r or have an excuse to exercise more force. Most likely by the people already in power.
 

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One last thing: I think we're in a particularly dangerous period of time right now. Biden is a shit candidate and the election is Trump's to lose. The left knows that and they also know that they are going to have to fight incredibly dirty to win. The riots this past weekend were probably just the tip of the iceberg. I would expect things to get worse... much worse between now and election day in November.
Great post. That final point lines up with my expectations and it's an especially dangerous period of time because most of the mainstream media has been providing all the cover they need to get away with it. In the case of these riots, they wouldn't have happened without the media intentionally fanning the flames on race-related stories the past month. When it became clear that the economy would begin bouncing back from the virus lockdowns much sooner than Democrats expected they had to move on to something new because that wasn't going to be enough to sink Trump in November.
 
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MajimaEverywhere

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It’s less organized conspiracy and more opportunistic chaos caused by underlying racial tension and broke, angry, and bored young people.

Corporations and celebrities are just playing toward the side that will hurt them the least because in this scenario, appearing to be progressive is the best PR move. It’s just following the money.

There’s no coup happening at all.
 
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One last thing: I think we're in a particularly dangerous period of time right now. Biden is a shit candidate and the election is Trump's to lose. The left knows that and they also know that they are going to have to fight incredibly dirty to win. The riots this past weekend were probably just the tip of the iceberg. I would expect things to get worse... much worse between now and election day in November.
Yeah, this is just July Days. They knew Biden has no chance in a fair competition, but they went with him anyway. They have a plan to be sure.
 

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Yeah, this is just July Days. They knew Biden has no chance in a fair competition, but they went with him anyway. They have a plan to be sure.
I'm still not 100% convinced that Biden will be the nominee and even if he is, you're probably primarily electing the VP, which is all but guaranteed to be a black woman at this point.
 

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This is because of the internet. Like minded people can organize very quick nowadays.

This had already happened in different countries around the world. If anything, the USA is late to the 'party'.

Look at Chile, for example: riots started over a slight raise in price to the public transportation. Things scalated, and last I heard, they were thinking about a new Constitution as consequence.

Granted, the USA is more political stable than most countries in the world. But for people that had been paying attention, it was a matter of 'when' it would happen in the USA.
Actually, the new constitution IS a thing and right now there are campaigns for both "I approve" and "I reject", even though we're quarantined and all.

Politicians are afraid AF (and they should be so) because "the model" (the same one we share with the US) has been falling apart since 2008 and people realized that. They just needed an excuse to start the whole thing.

With 40M unemployed in the US, plus the privatized healthcare in a time of pandemic, it only took one death to start the same thing.

If handled correctly, there could be a bright future for the US...but if its handled badly, be certain that there will be a self-coup.
 

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Most of the people I've talked to have been supportive of the president whenever someone foolishly tries to bring him into this. Trump had zero play in any of this happening, just like Corona. The problem is that you have retards with an axe to grind who want to make it his fault and have for four years.
 

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Most of the people I've talked to have been supportive of the president whenever someone foolishly tries to bring him into this. Trump had zero play in any of this happening, just like Corona. The problem is that you have retards with an axe to grind who want to make it his fault and have for four years.
That's because you're in an echo chamber.
 
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The worst part is the tens of millions of idiots don't realize what is really going on
 

cryptoadam

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What we are seeing now is the direct outcome of community organizing efforts on the left. The same community organizing that helped Obama get elected in 2008 and reelected in 2012 transformed into this. His community-based reelection campaign never truly disbanded after 2012, instead, it transformed into Organizing for Action.

In the wake of the 2016 election, we saw a lot of small community-based leftist groups pop up. The women's march pink pussy hats were one, as well as several "vigilance" groups that grew in small communities. ANTIFA and BLM popped up in larger, urban communities at the same time. The entire goal of all of these groups was to influence both the 2018 and 2020 elections.

I live in a rural-ish community that is predominately white and upper-middle class. BLM isn't going to take hold here and neither is ANTIFA (aside from some college kids who live in their mom's basement and act "woke"). Instead, Vigilance groups started popping up in every county. In the county I live in, in early-2018 (about this time of year) the local vigilance group was able to take a non-issue about a factory being built and turn it into an election issue using false data and scare tactics (essentially "it's going to pollute our water, kill tourism, kill our kids, and then us"). It worked because the issue came out of nowhere, took hold, and local conservatives weren't able to effectively control the dialog about the issue. Well, that and they didn't think it would be a make or break issue for the election. Because of that, several local-level conservatives lost their seats to far-left candidates in the 2018 election.

Bottom line - these groups are organized, know what they are doing, and most are unemployed and/or retired, etc... and have a ton of free time to commit to their political activism.

Take what happened in my community as an example and transfer it to cities where ANTIFA and BLM have been allowed to take hold. They don't give a shit about George Floyd, they were just waiting for the proper issue to come along and they jumped on it. Quick messages to all the other ANTIFA and BLM cells and suddenly you have timed protests and riots. All of those pallets of bricks people keep talking about? 100% chance they were bought a long time ago and have been sitting in warehouses just waiting for the right time to be used.

As much as I hate the left, I have to give them credit: they know how to organize and mobilize, something the right doesn't seem to be able to do, except for maybe the Tea Party movement but that really petered out as soon as the GOP took back control of congress. A lot of people use the excuse that most conservatives have jobs so they don't have the time to commit that the left does. I think that's partially true, but I also think that conservatives are too complacent. It's a problem and the conservative movement needs to figure out how to fix it.

One last thing: I think we're in a particularly dangerous period of time right now. Biden is a shit candidate and the election is Trump's to lose. The left knows that and they also know that they are going to have to fight incredibly dirty to win. The riots this past weekend were probably just the tip of the iceberg. I would expect things to get worse... much worse between now and election day in November.
Great post.

I do think the right can organize. A month ago there were plenty "right wing" protest to get back to work. Just contrast to this they weren't theses violent riots of looting and anarchy. I mean when they stormed the capital they all did temperature checks, and someone knocked some glass and they cleaned it up LOL. Another protest was in there car and they "blocked traffic" by all going in one lane but leaving the other lane free. And the biggest mishap was a nurse would go block the road for 2 minutes and leave.

The big issue is the left and their media acolytes are able to counter protest very quickly. If you watched Tiger King they are like Carol Baskin. They will hound anyone who wants to help the movement so they can stop protests or gatherings, media, social media etc. And then the media follows suite and labels any thing thats right as alt righ Nazi nationalist White. So a Jew like Ben Shapiro is a Nazi and needs to be banned from speaking at Universities. Even those protests a month ago the media was so quick to call them racist etc. And that is aided by the leftist activists spreading it on twitter etc...
 
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Nah, the coup attempt already failed.

This is the death throes of the establishment, combined with the far left losing their shit [remember Bernie bros saying they would burn it all down if they didn't get their way], combined with foreign disruption, combined with a complicit media that is providing cover, class anger, covid cabin fever, etc.

That is to say, a lot of things are going on. Regardless of cause, the media is most responsible because they have driven the wedge in and keep on slamming it with a sledgehammer.