Earlier today, Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand sent out this tweet from her official Twitter account:

Well, after spending a few hours getting dragged for that, Gillibrand has decided that the people dragging her are the bad guys:

“Deliberately misreading tweets”? Oh come now, Senator.

Sen. Gillibrand, basically:

Surely she can come up with something better, especially after nearly three hours.

Well deserved (though the day’s still young).

Exactly. Kirsten Gillibrand let the mask slip and we all saw what was there all along.

That’s what a grownup would do.

Until then: