Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez lashed out at Republican critics who she says have “the social intelligence of a sea sponge” to think that she literally meant that the world will end in 12 years if the U.S. doesn’t do something about cutting emissions:

Here’s the quote that we’re supposed to take seriously, but not literally:

Where have we heard this one before?

And the reason we take her literally is that time and time again she’s repeated this. For example:

And from her buddy, Ilhan Omar:

And from Rep. Barbara Lee:

And from Beto O’Rourke:

We’ve found AOC’s proverbial sea sponges and it’s her and her supporters who have parroted her ever since she said it:

AOC should apologize!

Remember these girls? She’s now insulting them:

We’ll also note that scientists called her out on her BS as soon as she said it but that didn’t stop libs from adopting it:

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