Our main characters on Twitter yesterday were Fox News host Tucker Carlson and Mayor Muriel Bowser of Washington, D.C.
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CARLSON: The populist firebrand took a victory lap after his old rival, comedian Jon Stewart, was subjected to intense mockery on Twitter Monday for melting down at conservative journalist Jack Posobiec.
Tucker Carlson Reacts To Jon Stewart's Unhinged Freakout At Human Events Journalist @JackPosobiec
"That's Jon Stewart? The famous Jon Stewart? He looks like a homeless mental patient." pic.twitter.com/owNOStfLsD
— The Columbia Bugle 🇺🇸 (@ColumbiaBugle) August 5, 2022
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BOWSER: Photos of D.C.’s struggle to house migrants bused in from border states were shared widely on social media, prompting backlash from conservatives who accused Bowser of hypocrisy for her “sanctuary city” rhetoric.
so … when DC leadership declared the capital a sanctuary city, and Bowser even released a self-congratulatory statement in 2016 reaffirming this status, did they think no one would take them up on it? https://t.co/c7MkYSBc9d
— T. Becket Adams (@BecketAdams) August 5, 2022