The bribery trial for Sen. Bob Menendez got going this week, and on the Twitter side, the New Jersey senator’s people are attempting some damage control:

Maybe Team Menendez is hoping the jury’s scrolling through their Twitter feeds during the trial:

Well that changes everything. *Eye roll*



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