In case you missed it, retired NASA astronaut Mark Kelly — aka Mr. Gabby Giffords — has announced his U.S. Senate candidacy:

Hey, if he wants to run for Senate, that’s his prerogative. But those who plan on voting for him should be warned: He comes with a bit of baggage. As tweeter Jerry Dunleavy points out, Kelly’s been quite cozy with none other than anti-Semitic bigot and terrorist sympathizer Ilhan Omar:


Dunleavy also tweeted this flashback:

We haven’t heard him address it, either. But we probably shouldn’t expect journalists to confront him about it.

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional text and a tweet.

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