This is one of those situations where conservatives collectively pretend to believe something they don’t believe.
Pretending to believe something they don’t believe serves multiple purposes.
How better to seed that idea than only pretending to care to score points?
They are, to the last of them, lying.
I block and move on. You should, too. You cannot discourse with people who lie for sport.
The lies are just getting more blatant as a show of power.