Which means Abraham Lincoln, a Republican president whom the Republican party constantly invokes to assert their moral credentials, was at fault for “letting” the Civil War happen.

Q: How many Republican politicians and conservative pundits are willing to follow Trump on this logic?

A: None of them.

Q: How many will either willingly ignore the implication of that tweet or, more likely for those who feel the need to desperately try and save face, try to qualify his statement?

A: All of them.