It works like this:
ABC: are you a bigot?
Bigot: I just think white people are better.
ABC: hah we got him to say it out loud hi5 #journalism
99% audience: ew a bigot I am superior
1% audience: I never heard this before where do I sign up?????
— David M. Perry (@Lollardfish) October 17, 2018
Shorter NYT: This go-getter Nazi is really making a name for himself by beating the shit out of people https://t.co/6HqtjFpQ6E
— harbinger of death, Irina bosko witch ?????? (@thedesirina) October 17, 2018
This is bizarre. NBC gave a white nationalist group a huge platform for recruiting with this interview. https://t.co/VRPxO0lEMT
— Will Sommer (@willsommer) October 17, 2018
Meanwhile, speaking of ‘white nationalists’…
Faith Goldy, an excellent candidate for Toronto mayor, pro Rule of Law, pro Make Canada Safe Again, pro balanced budget, &…BEST of all, Pro Western Civilization and a fighter for our values. @FaithGoldy will not be silenced. https://t.co/uqkeaUjm7i
— Steve King (@SteveKingIA) October 17, 2018
I find it insane we don’t talk about this more. Steve King is a member of the GOP caucus and essentially an open white nationalist. Why aren’t Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell, and Donald Trump asked about his membership in the party every day? https://t.co/Bz9bzTvAQ6
— Brendan Nyhan (@BrendanNyhan) October 17, 2018
John Roberts said voting discrimination was no longer "flagrant, widespread or pervasive" when he gutted Voting Rights Act
— Ari Berman (@AriBerman) October 17, 2018