As we told you earlier today, the New York Times Opinion section had to repeatedly delete tweets and issue corrections concerning a Maureen Dowd column that attempted to make Joe Biden’s upcoming VP pick sound a bit more “historic” than it really will be.
This was the original approach:
We predicted Hillary Clinton might be offended by that, and sure enough, the former two-time Democrat presidential candidate — who was responding to one of the Times’ subsequent corrections — came in right on cue:
Either @TimKaine and I had a very vivid shared hallucination four years ago or Maureen had too much pot brownie before writing her column again. https://t.co/J3SSwtkg7x
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) August 8, 2020
Pass the popcorn!
Ok this made me laugh. https://t.co/bTenaaOdBF
— Noam Blum (@neontaster) August 8, 2020
I’d like to commend whomever wrote and posted that tweet for her.
— Wicked Crispy (@WickedCrispy) August 8, 2020
almost makes up for the birthday tweet
— Brian (@MrBelvederePhan) August 8, 2020