We looked inside some of the tweets by @maddow and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
A 20-year-old man who allegedly threatened to carry out a shooting at a Jewish community center in Youngstown, Ohio, has been arrested, according to police https://cnn.it/2z8yVCF
Ken Cuccinelli was a founding member of a group more than a decade ago that described undocumented immigrants as "foreign invaders" responsible for "serious infectious diseases, drug running, gang violence, human trafficking, terrorism."https://www.cnn.com/2019/08/17/politics/kfile-ken-cuccinelli-immigration-invasion-rhetoric/index.html
More from @BrennaNorman of Steve King’s town hall
The scene at Steve King’s town hall today in Grundy Center, Iowa. Photo by Brenna Norman
Ellen Weintraub, chair of the FEC, tells @maddow about the resistance by her Republican colleagues to allow so much as a phone call to the FBI to inquire about an investigation into whether Russian money donated to the NRA was for the Trump campaign. https://on.msnbc.com/2z7YEes
On behalf of my constituents in Beverly Hills that sold Wayne La Pierre of the @NRA those expensive suits, I want to say thank you Wayne. Please come visit my district often.
Also, how is it that @NRA can still be a nonprofit? https://twitter.com/MaddowBlog/status/1162544633764880385
Hi my friend! I’m sure this is the last thing your vacation needs, but I did a thread with some excerpts from the Ethnonationalism article etc...
Thousands of El Pasoans are saying goodbye to Margie Reckard, victims of the #ElPasoShooting and consoling her husband
They had no family in El Paso so he invited the public.
The line to enter stretches for nearly half a mile.
This is #ElPasoStrong
"The travel expenses allegedly include more than $200,000 in “Air Transportation” costs during a one-month period in late 2012 and early 2013, in part related to a two-week trip over Christmas to the Bahamas by Mr. LaPierre."
May 11, 2019 - Wayne LaPierre expensed $39,000 in clothes in one day, $18,300 for car and driver, ad agency says; NRA says board has ‘full confidence’ in him https://www.wsj.com/articles/leaked-letters-reveal-details-of-nra-chiefs-alleged-spending-11557597601
Lewandowski, in radio interview, says he'll show up to House Judiciary to defend Trump and point out the Dem "witchhunt." "I'm an open book."
When he appeared before House Intel last year, he told Ds he wasn't going to answer their "fucking" questions https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/05/politics/corey-lewandowski-russia-investigation/index.html
"a tiny, tiny farm..."
"That’s either the tiniest farm we’ve seen or..."https://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/nation-world/national/regional/the-west/article233995452.html
Whole "pig's fat" article from Menashi is here: https://www.hoover.org/research/teaching-evil
That, of course, is the same made-up story that Trump used to rile up crowds during the 2016 campaign.
It's not a true story. https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/general-pershing-stop-islamic-terrorists/
But here's Trump's new federal appeals court nominee selling the story in all seriousness as if it is.
And here's the same nominee lamenting that the US military doesn't dip bullets in pig fat to kill Muslim militants, or wrap up their dead bodies in pigskin...
Whole article is here (pdf link): https://scholarship.law.upenn.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1081&context=jil
Per our segment last night on Trump's new federal appeals court nominee, Steven Menashi, here's some of what he has to offer on "Ethnonationalism and Liberal Democracy":
BREAKING: @FEC's Republicans block all investigation of & enforcement against Russians Torshin & Butina re the NRA & the 2016 presidential election.
Result: FEC does nothing to find out the truth behind one of the most blockbuster campaign finance allegations in recent memory.