The Capitol Hill riots were almost a full month ago.
There's been countless arrests in the following weeks and even more theories - but now one of the strangest theories of all has emerged as Trump supports attempt to prove that Greta Thunberg was part of the mob...
Keep scrolling to learn more about it.
It's safe to say its been a historical couple of weeks in the world of U.S politics.
And tensions have gone through the roof.
It took a good few weeks for Trump to concede defeat to Biden.
And Trump's supporters fuelled the flames behind his various election fraud allegations.
And a few weeks back, those tensions reached a breaking point.
JUST IN: The entire DC National Guard has been activated by the Department of Defense following a pro-Trump mob bre… https://t.co/mEqRTqbOMh— CNN (@CNN)1609967074.0
Hundreds of rioters forced their way into the prestigious building...
via: GettyBreaking windows, doors, and furniture along with chants of "stop the steal!"
The rioters took over several of the rooms and chambers in the building...
And photos show them looting objects, such as the lectern of U.S. Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, quickly started circulating online.
A group of rioters even broke into Pelosi's office...
via: GettyWith one posing in her chair with his feet up on the desk.
From this, more violence ensued...
BREAKING: Clashes reported inside the U.S. Capitol building https://t.co/2twyZAD6wJ— BNO News (@BNO News)1609961543.0
The scenes shocked people all over the globe...
via: GettyAnd the world watched on, transfixed, as more and more rioters continued to spill into the Capitol and clash with police.
Shortly afterward, it was confirmed that there had been fatalities within the Capitol.
Chief Robert Contee III of the Metropolitan Police Department in Washington, DC, confirmed the news during a press conference that five people had died amongst the chaos.
It quickly emerged that one female rioter had been shot dead by police...
Washington, D.C., Police Chief Robert Contee said Wednesday's events included four fatalities: a woman who was shot… https://t.co/246Qok143t— USA TODAY (@USA TODAY)1610011920.0
News later followed about the other four fatalities.
From the get-go, there were calls for Trump to intervene.
You’ve caused this, get on TV immediately and stop it - before people start being killed. https://t.co/59dqsiXEaK— Piers Morgan (@Piers Morgan)1609962613.0
He instead issued a series of tweets...Where he reminded the rioters that the police and law enforcement was "on our side," and to "remain peaceful."
Hours after his supporters had stormed the Capitol, however, Trump finally released a video telling them:"Go home, we love you, you’re very special."
As photographs of Wednesday's scenes continue to circulate online...
via: GettyMany people found themselves particularly enraged by one protestor specifically.
A viral photo of the man in question did the rounds on Twitter...
via: GettyShowing him walking off with a podium stand.
But it seems many were left feeling confused over the image's caption...
via: GettyAnd more specifically, the man's name.
Many thought his name was "Via Getty"...
Wow, this Via Getty guy has to be stopped, just saw a picture of him stealing a podium from Capitol Hill.— Fishandcow (@Fishandcow)1609999661.0
@RyanLizza And now we know his name is Via Getty (wtf kind of name is that, anyway?) can’t someone just go to his h… https://t.co/greJeZZ5K3— The MacPhersonage Personage (@The MacPhersonage Personage)1609971870.0
Many, however, made a joke of the whole thing.
@RyanLizza There were two of them Via Getty and Via Imgur. Arrest them both.— midsummermoons (@midsummermoons)1610039170.0
Now, of course, the caption aimed to show where the image had come from/was credited to.
Via Getty, one the rioters steals a podium from the Capitol https://t.co/V4spojl40q— Ryan Lizza (@Ryan Lizza)1609965602.0
It's one of the most famous images from the riot.
Adam Johnson of Parrish, Florida has been identified as the man caught in a viral photo stealing a lectern from the… https://t.co/92X2CveVPg— Jon Cooper 🇺🇸 (@Jon Cooper 🇺🇸)1610041572.0
And many were questioning why he hadn't been arrested.
But not too long after the riots- the man, Adam Johnson, 36, of Parrish, Florida, was arrested.
He is pending charges after federal marshals picked him up, according to arrest records.
Adam Johnson, 36, the man seen on video carrying Nancy Pelosi’s lectern during the mob riot of the U.S. Capitol, ha… https://t.co/eztPobPBWy— Manu Raju (@Manu Raju)1610204914.0
Johnson shared photos of himself in the Capitol building.
BREAKING: Adam Johnson from Florida has been arrested. He’s is the man who was photographed in the Capitol carrying… https://t.co/JZV0guyhaQ— 𝒜𝓈𝒽𝓁𝑒𝓎 𝒢𝑜𝒹𝓌𝒾𝓃 (@𝒜𝓈𝒽𝓁𝑒𝓎 𝒢𝑜𝒹𝓌𝒾𝓃)1610206281.0
Many others have been arrested too.
National Guard troops remaining in Washington DC who have been guarding the Capitol building received a surprise visit from a dozen therapy dogs 🐕— Sky News (@SkyNews) January 30, 2021
Latest videos here: https://t.co/mEz6rP1NFP pic.twitter.com/6YvvTLGftF
In fact, most of those who feature in the most infamous photos of the riots have found themselves taken away by the FBI.
But now one theory is setting the internet on fire.
the drama in the college group chats about a girl in our class going full Q and I had to explain what QAnon actually believes...— Tyler Dinucci (@TylerDinucci) January 15, 2021
And it's the theory, being spread by some Trump supporters, that Greta Thunberg was part of the Capitol Hill mob...
A tweet showing the Greta meme went viral on Twitter.
She posted this and is 100% serious and I haven’t stopped laughing. pic.twitter.com/WezaQTJMfv— Tyler Dinucci (@TylerDinucci) January 15, 2021
Posting the tweet, Tyler Dinucci wrote:
The drama in the college group chats about a girl in our class going full Q and I had to explain what QAnon actually believes... She posted this and is 100% serious and I haven't stopped laughing.