We didn’t know it was possible not to know that, but here comes West Virginia Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin to show us just how wrong we were:

Gee, Joe. Ya think?

https://twitter.com/JetPat64/status/349634503708377088

Guess the good senator doesn’t remember that.

What a novel idea.

https://twitter.com/cats_pause/status/349638015930474497

Facepalm powers, activate!

https://twitter.com/Matthops82/status/349624896982220800

In addition to causing an epidemic of bruised foreheads, Manchin’s shocking discovery also generated comedy gold:

https://twitter.com/Matthops82/status/349632467856142338

https://twitter.com/hale_razor/status/349634187755659264

Ask, and you shall receive:

https://twitter.com/Matthops82/status/349633961997254656

https://twitter.com/CrankyGordon/status/349634273537564672

Ouch.

Oh well.

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