Rep. Lacy Clay, a Democrat representing Missouri’s 1st congressional district, commented early Monday morning about the looting and vandalism in the city of Ferguson that sparked from protests of the police shooting of Michael Brown:

Rep. Clay made a mistake in that tweet:


According to his Twitter bio, the person Rep. Clay inadvertently said is “much better than this, looting and lawlessness” is a software engineer from Nebraska:

Looks like Rep. Clay needs a class in Social Media 101.



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