This could be literally the dumbest thing we’ve ever read in the New York Times, and that’s saying something.
Here’s columnist Tom Friedman who thinks President Joe Biden should ditch Kamala Harris and instead run with Liz Cheney in 2024:
My column: Biden-Cheney 2024? https://t.co/T3OaMtWbhC
— Thomas L. Friedman (@tomfriedman) January 12, 2022
He’s serious, too!
I simply cannot think of anything to quip about this that’s more laugh-out-loud funny than the actual idea this man is seriously proposing.
So just read this and have a chuckle. https://t.co/JZrNcJ9ifc
— Tom Angell 🌳📰ⓥ (@tomangell) January 12, 2022
We’ve come to expect this from him, however:
Even for Friedman, this is pretty Friedman. https://t.co/QCUzLluJ0X
— Mark Hemingway (@Heminator) January 12, 2022
“He farts this out” is an instant classic:
The most storied institution in American journalism has given this man a high-paying job for life. And he farts this out. https://t.co/WQmO6MKpTT
— Noah Shachtman (@NoahShachtman) January 12, 2022
This is worse than the guac recipe with peas. https://t.co/iaU0jPuUZH
— Helen Kennedy (@HelenKennedy) January 12, 2022
Just looking at the actuarial tables, it’s pretty likely Liz Cheney would be president and not a single Dem would go for it:
lmaooo "put a cheney back in the white house to own the cons" https://t.co/eE06ppbBBl
— tsar becket adams (@BecketAdams) January 12, 2022
Maybe he just wrote it on purpose to make people mad?
Congratulations on coming up with a post everyone on all sides will hate read. Chartbeat will be off the hook. Respect. https://t.co/tdcJac16pr
— Ben Dreyfuss (@bendreyfuss) January 12, 2022
Hey, gotta pay the bills, right?
I’m convinced the new oped strategy for viewers is hate clicks. https://t.co/CVuhSpl4kM
— Tim Fullerton (@TimFullerton) January 12, 2022
It doesn’t get any better once you read past the headline:
Somehow, the actual column is worse: https://t.co/tnbinAMLld pic.twitter.com/mOL33VF69A
— Matt Fuller (@MEPFuller) January 12, 2022
Well, at least Friedman brought us all together for this one, brief moment:
Ain't no way in hell that's gonna happen. This is beyond idiotic https://t.co/t0eLrqU2Vc
— rolandsmartin (@rolandsmartin) January 12, 2022
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