Yesterday we told you about the Supreme Court releasing a statement saying that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had undergone treatment for a malignant pancreatic tumor. In the wake of that news, former Obama adviser David Axelrod did some speculating:

First of all, “previous precedent”?

As far as Axelrod saying it would “tear this country apart,” that has been translated:

Could the Resistance Dems possibly dial the freakout up even higher?

Fortunately, there’s always a notorious comment from a certain former president to fall back on:

LOL. Yep, that’s exactly what Axelrod’s former boss said.