We thought it was bad when last week MSNBC’s Joy Reid said Texas Republicans are like the Taliban:

But yesterday she one-upped herself, tweeting that Texas is “effectively an apartheid state, ruled by a far-right white minority government”:

Nelson Mandela would like a word, Ms. Reid:

Maybe people should stop using words they don’t understand? Just a thought:

But, nah:

And do facts matter at all to her?

And how can it be an apartheid state if Ben & Jerry’s still sells ice cream there?

Can’t stop, won’t stop: