Former Sen. Rick Santorum was hospitalized today as a result of dehydration caused by a gastrointestinal bug.

On Twitter, liberals responded with their usual tolerance and civility:

https://twitter.com/Stephen__Andrew/status/323581260754726913

https://twitter.com/radicall77/status/323580956298592257

Par for the course.

P.S. Mitchell: His first name is “Rick” not “Nick.” And please don’t pretend that liberals have a monopoly on sound science (see, e.g., here, here, and here).

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