So, that pervy essay Bernie Sanders wrote in 1972? The one where he mentioned women fantasizing about getting gang-raped?

Just a thought exercise, people. Only a thought exercise. At least that’s what Jake Tapper says Sanders’ people are telling him:

Oh, is that what it was?


Oh, it’s not that. We just aren’t sharp enough to get it, see?

Yeah, that must be it.

Or maybe Sanders’ office is just full of it.

But it may still be good enough for the rest of the media:



Credit to Tapper for covering this bizarre story today on “The Lead”:



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