Republican Blood Bath - a.k.a Republican Red Wedding
Fearing a ‘Blood Bath,’ Republican Senators Begin to Edge Away From Trump
The statements offer an answer to the question of when Republicans might begin to repudiate the president after years of embracing him: the moment they believed he threatened their own political survival.
The Red Wedding was a massacre that happened during the War of the Five Kings arranged by Lord Walder Frey as a payback to King Robb Stark for breaking the marriage pact between House Stark and House Frey. After the execution of Rickard Karstark, half of Robb's army at Riverrun abandons him...