As we told you, Twitter erupted over the news that MSNBC will not renew the contract of liberal political contributor Sam Seder, reportedly over this now-deleted tweet about Roman Polanski from Sept. 29, 2009:

According to Seder, “the tweet was satirical and was intended to show his disgust with liberals at the time who were attempting to apologize for Polanksi’s past behavior.”

Seder made a second reference to Polanski on the 29th sounds satirical as well:

Keep in mind, September 29, 2009, was one of those days on Twitter where everyone was tweeting about the same topic, which in this case was Roman Polanski.

For starters, Whoopi Goldberg had said on “The View” on September 28 that Polanski didn’t “rape-rape” the 13-year-old victim:

Which certainly set conservatives off:

And on September 29, Twitter was talking about Hollywood scumbags like Woody Allen and Harvey Weinstein who were defending the child rapist:

And on that same day, 100+ celebrities signed a petition urging Swiss authorities to release Polanski from custody (the director was arrested earlier in the week):

And, of course, The Onion predicted it all:

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