Just when you thought Cory Booker couldn’t possibly make things any worse, along he comes to prove you wrong.

The Wall Street Journal’s Byron Tau attempted to get some clarification from Booker about his performance at Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing, and here’s Tau’s account of what happened next:

Legit whoa if true. And based on what we’ve seen so far from Cory Booker today, we totally believe he said that.

Surely there’s an explanation for this, right? Right???

Holy moly.

Spartacus should sit down before he really hurts himself.