Tucker Carlson called out soon-to-be-former Rep. Adam Kinzinger on his show last night after the Illinois Republican shared an obviously photoshopped hoax tweet that claimed to identify the “Ghost of Kyiv,” which itself is a likely fabricated tale of a Ukrainian fighter pilot who has allegedly shot down numerous Russian fighter planes:

Here’s the now-deleted tweet:

But Kinzinger doubled down after the segment, tweeting that he and his idea for a U.S.-led no-fly zone over Ukraine isn’t “pushing us towards war”:

And he said his tweet was only up for “about 10 seconds”:

It was nice of him to delete the hoax photoshop, but this tweet cheering on the “Ghost” is still up:

Note, Rep. Eric Swalwell shared this tweet from Kinzinger as well:

And this tweet is still up. The photo, as we pointed out to him previously, is from at least 2013:

Well, what do you expect from someone who quote-tweets Louise Mensch?

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