MSNBC is out with a scorching hot exclusive: it seems that Republicans are running ads opposing Democratic candidates, and it’s happening across the country.

We clicked through so you don’t have to, and not only are Republicans bombarding Democrats; they’re out to destroy their plans:

But remember: reporters never root for a side.

There are three reporters credited with the story, and we can’t help but picture them all hunched over a single thesaurus: “destroy,” “bombard,” “blast” — what else are those crafty Republicans up to?

But back to that illuminating tweet about Republicans “bombarding” Democrats with attack ads:

Absolutely. Maybe even seized.