Among the Democrat politicians tweeting in support of Georgia State Rep. Erica Thomas, at least one, Rep. Ted Lieu retreated by deleting his comments once Thomas’ original story started to fall apart. Others, as evidenced by presidential candidate and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, currently remain for the world to see:

Those tweets are deservedly getting ratio’d into oblivion, not unlike the mayor’s presidential campaign:

Perhaps because they still serve the narrative and the truth doesn’t matter?

It would be a good start. And too many of them know the stories are questionable but share them anyway because they fit the talking points.