In response to a ruling from the Secretary of State declaring that he has not lived in Oregon long enough to establish residency and run for governor, former New York Times columnists Nick Kristof hosted this bizarre fake news conference complete with podium and microphone to announce legal action to get himself on the ballot:

Um, was *anyone* actually in the room?

And what’s going on with the plan on wheels?

Total. Clown. Show:

And he did all of this on purpose:

Good question. Does he have a campaign even?

And we were told recently that challenging a state’s election officials was akin to destroying democracy:

Of course, Dems have different rules than Republicans.