As we told you yesterday, Rep. Ted Lieu let the mask fall all the way to the ground after saying on CNN that he’d “love” to regulate speech, but the First Amendment won’t allow it:

Lieu later tried to spin his way out of it, but by then it was too late, and Kurt Schlichter was among those not buying it:

Lieu didn’t like that criticism, and tried to turn the tables this way:

But Schlichter wasn’t having any of that:

Ouch! But Lieu is nevertheless continuing to defend his remarks from yesterday by also making it about Republicans:

That’s still not the explanation he thinks it is.

Hey, good point!