Senator Claire McCaskill (D) via Twitter on the Haiti earthquake:
Heartsick over the devastation in Haiti. I’m proud of my country for helping. Prayers for the families of Haiti. about 5 hours ago from web
Then there was this curious post:
Following the link, it appears that a right wingnut talk radio gasbag opened his mouth (via Media Matters):
Limbaugh: Obama will use Haiti to boost credibility with “light-skinned and dark-skinned black community in this country”
One hundred dollars on Claire McCaskill knocking him out fifteen seconds into the first round.
And, finally, Claire McCaskill responded to an apologist:
@texasmcmanus There is no context that can defend those sentiments. half a minute ago from web in reply to texasmcmanus
That’s called comforting the afflicted and afflicting the comfortable, Missouri style.