Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has been caught in so many gaffes they should just started replacing the word “gaffes” with the word “ocasio.”
In any case, her latest came during an MSNBC town hall meant to worship the ground she walks on:
According to AOC, Congress amended the Constitution to prevent FDR from being re-elected:— Tom Elliott (@tomselliott) March 31, 2019
"They had to amend the Constitution of the United States to make sure Roosevelt dd not get reelected."
(Reminder, FDR died in office in 1945; the 22nd Amendment came in 1947) pic.twitter.com/DImHj0caVy
SO yes she thinks the Congress changed the Constitution to prevent FDR from getting re-elected… two years after he died.
As some have pointed out, the crowd is so dead set on worshipping her that they just nod their heads approvingly. Even Chris Hayes, who is known as supposedly one of the brighter liberals on that network, just kinda says “hmm” with ignorant approval. Amazing.
AND, if you missed this little clip, trust me it’s worth watching. It’s annoying but short, and explains so much: