In a shocking (read: not remotely shocking) turn of events, this morning, IRS official Lois Lerner invoked the Fifth Amendment before the House Oversight Committee:

Hold up, Ms. Lerner. President Obama told us there was “not even a smidgen of corruption” in the IRS.

https://twitter.com/MaydnUSA/status/441233654635712512

The hearing only lasted about 15 minutes — which means we’ll have to wait to learn more about this little gem:

“Tea Party matter very dangerous”? Call us crazy, but it doesn’t really seem kosher for an IRS bigwig to be writing stuff like that.

She’s gonna try her best.

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Twitchy coverage of Lois Lerner