A Comedian's Firsthand Account of the Capitol Riot

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    Jason Selvig and Davram Stiefler have been making videos as the comedy duo The Good Liars for a decade, offering absurdist, often deadpan takes on current events. On January 6, in the hours before a mob of Trump supporters stormed the Capitol Building in a violent insurrection that left five people dead, the New York-based comedians were in Washington, D.C. shooting interviews with demonstrators at the president's "Stop the Steal" rally. Many of them were more than happy to answer questions; some even started enthusiastically chanting the words "second place," at the pair's instruction. Then the day took a frightening

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