Revenant, “a visible ghost or animated corpse that is believed to have revived from death to haunt the living”. Oval Office occupants embracing this undead lie is the scariest story I’ve seen all season…
Chief of Staff John Kelly praises Robert E Lee as "honorable man," says "lack of an ability to compromise led to the civil war," not slavery pic.twitter.com/GSuVRrGKlQ
— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) October 31, 2017
Three-fifths of my brain remembers there being some sort of compromise at the Constitutional Convention https://t.co/joaFIWwdT9
— Daniel Dale (@ddale8) October 31, 2017
Why the f is John Kelly defending slavers? https://t.co/NqgcVAjAtN
— Josh Busby (@busbyj2) October 31, 2017
Six letter word; starts with an “r” https://t.co/Vcpqqwqfrq
— Michael Cohen (@speechboy71) October 31, 2017
Been a lot of hemming and hawing over the term "white supremacist." Fools who won't be satisfied until Trump literally lynches someone.
— Ta-Nehisi Coates (@tanehisicoates) October 31, 2017
Imagine if Hillary had said, "If you elect Trump the country is actually going to be relitigating the Civil War."
— Schooley (@Rschooley) October 31, 2017
When the going gets tough, revert to your base. “States’ RAGHTS!”
Sanders on Robert E Lee: "All of our leaders have flaws, that doesn’t diminish their contributions to our country”
— MSNBC (@MSNBC) October 31, 2017
It was known as the “blundering generation” theory – radicals on many sides (many sides!) polarized politics, refused to compromise.
— Joshua Zeitz (@JoshuaMZeitz) October 31, 2017
Where we're at: Sarah Sanders leaves lectern to shouts from @AprilDRyan: "Sarah, was slavery wrong?"
— David Nakamura (@DavidNakamura) October 31, 2017
Historians respond to John Kelly’s civil war remarks: "Strange," "sad," "wrong" https://t.co/AaWyztyPJh
— Washington Post (@washingtonpost) October 31, 2017
"Because you don't like history, doesn't mean you can erase it and it didn't happen" – Sarah Sanders on John Kelly's Civil War comments
— Robert Maguire (@RobertMaguire_) October 31, 2017
she should tell the president https://t.co/M5lCtMjLOL
— Alexandra Petri (@petridishes) October 31, 2017