That moment when a nominee for a lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court refused to shake the hand of a father whose daughter was killed by gun violence.@fred_guttenberg, a man of courage, confronts Brett Kavanaugh, a man with none. pic.twitter.com/pVzYAaPatz
— The Hoarse Whisperer (@HoarseWisperer) September 4, 2018
— Tommy Christopher (@tommyxtopher) September 4, 2018
We’re supposed to believe “Coach K” mentors 6th-grade girls. He’s a “car pool” dad who shows up at every sporting event. But he can’t muster the character to shake the hand of a man whose daughter died in a mass shooting because it would piss of the @NRA? pic.twitter.com/jqjH22htxa
— Shannon Watts (@shannonrwatts) September 4, 2018
Father of Slain Parkland Teen (Fred Guttenberg) Says Not Only Did Kavanaugh Turn Away As Soon As He Mentioned His Murdered Daughter. But Kavanaugh Himself Asked Security to Remove Guttenberg and ID'd Him to Security By the Bracelets He Wears for His Daughter. pic.twitter.com/7MD66IBLk3
— Josh Marshall (@joshtpm) September 5, 2018
“The final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.” ~Anne Frank pic.twitter.com/6YLZmtHwV2
— Ryan Deitsch (@Ryan_Deitsch) September 4, 2018
If Kavanaugh had the political sense god gave the common alderman, he would have given the guy the big handshake right there before god and the world. Maybe an arm draped over the shoulder.
Why are people so bad at this?
— Charles P. Pierce (@CharlesPPierce) September 5, 2018