Celebrity Democratic socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez launched what looks to be a preemptive strike on the Washington Post’s Fact Check blog, tweeting that she’ll earn “TEN PINOCCHIOS” because the fact checkers will focus on the immaterial things she says and not on what she really means … or something:

Glenn Kessler from the Post responded by saying that he asked a “serious question” to her spokesman which she seems to be ignoring:

She doesn’t care, Glenn:

LOL. She’s Donald Trump, but with lipstick?

Take her seriously, but not literally:

Even funnier? She has a policy staffer whose Twitter name is, “Every Billionaire Is A Policy Failure”:


He really believes it, too:

While she’s ranting about “10 Pinocchios,” she should instead try to back up some of what she says:

Let’s call it what it is: