Welp Bret Stephens, one of the crap conservative op-ed columnists at the NY Times, has quit Twitter after being, ahem, crazy as a bedbug. Apparently a professor made an offhand Twitter joke referring to Bret as a bedbug. Stephens, being a calm reasoned individual (/s), sent an e-mail to the professor (cc’ing his provost) complaining that his fee-fees were hurt.
Karpf (the professor) posted the e-mail on Twitter and now, predictably, the hashtag #bretbug is trending.
Meanwhile Stephens went on MSNBC to suggest that insulting him was something totalitarian regimes do?
I expect David Brooks will soon be churning out yet another column on the lack of civility and conveniently forgetting to mention cheeto, his goons, Steve King, or Fox News.
The deeply offensive tweet that started it all: