CNN reported the other day that Twitchy regular Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA) “grabbed a crowbar” before leaving his office on January 6 when rioters took over the Capitol, which, to be honest, was pretty awesome.

Alas, it wasn’t true.

According to this correction, the California Dem grabbed a “ProBar energy bar” which would be slightly less effective for use in self-defense:

There’s a lot of time left, but, yes . . . it’s in the running:

Yes, it IS funny:

Take a bow, CNN:

So close!

But we really would’ve respected Rep. Lieu if he did have a crowbar in his office for just such a situation:


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