‘The apocalypse has already begun’.
The resistance has sparked endless right-wing speculation since Trump took office about who might be behind the movement.
But with support for impeachment steadily increasing many of the president’s die-hard supporters are struggling to explain the chaos that has engulfed Washington.
And few are quite as unhinged as the evangelicals in his base.
Here are three of their more insane theories about why the Trump White House is imploding.
1. Jim Bakker, televangelist
In an interview with Steve Strang of Charisma News on Thursday Bakker warned of an assassination attempt against Trump – given that ‘the apocalypse has already begun’.
‘There’s going to be an attempt on our president’s life very soon’ he stated.
‘The world is marching in the streets against our president and it is a war’.
‘This is the first horse of the apocalypse’ Bakker promised.
‘The apocalypse has already begun’.According to Bakker – Trump’s opposition is ‘the spirit of the Antichrist’ fighting back against God’s miracle: the election of Trump.(cont..)