As Twitchy told you Thursday afternoon, actress/comedian Amy Schumer, a relative of Democrat Sen. Chuck Schumer, was detained during protests at the Hart Senate Building:

Schumer was among many arrested for misdemeanor offenses:

Capitol police said 293 protestors were arrested in the protest at the Hart Senate Office Building atrium, and nine were arrested in a demonstration at the fourth floor of the Dirksen Senate Office Building. All were charged with crowding, obstructing, or incommoding — a misdemeanor.

Does that sound like a story that could have taken place in the old Soviet Union? If so you’re in agreement with Molly Ringwald:

Really? Maybe it depends on how loose your definition of “fascism” is:

It seems that Schumer even invited the “fascism” to take place:

Way to keep things in perspective!