Rep. Ryan Winkler, who represents Minnesota’s Golden Valley, didn’t like the Supreme Court decision today on the Voting Rights Act.

He didn’t like it so much he let loose with this wonderful tweet:

Oh my.

When challenged on the tweet, he deleted it, forgetting the immutable rule that Twitter is forever.

Winkler thereafter tried to justify it, digging himself a bigger hole:


Then he “sort of” apologized:


Finally when challenged by Aaron Rupar, who writes for an alternative weekly in Minnesota, he admitted to being completely ignorant:


Congratulations, Minnesota, you’ve got a live one on your hands. Wish you luck, you will need it….

HT: Aaron Rupar