Five people are reportedly dead and many more injured after a shooting at the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland. Nothing is known about the shooter at this time, but journalist Jon Ralston’s comment about President Trump’s tweet after the shooting was good enough for a retweet from NBC News’ Chuck Todd:

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Would that qualify as a rush to politicize the shooting? We hope not, because this was what Todd retweeted just before that:

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Exactly right! But these are something back-to-back:

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Hmm, is politicizing a shooting before the facts are known acceptable or not? Hard to tell based on Todd’s retweets.