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The mass shooting at a Boulder, CO, grocery store left 10 dead Sunday. As the gunman was taken into custody, bluechecks flooded Twitter with their hot takes. The cops didn’t kill the murderer because he was a white male promoting white supremacy, obvs. On Monday, the shooter was identified as Ahmad Al Aliwi Alissa and the narrative flipped in an instant. Back in 2015, I created the following chart and it still holds true:
On Sunday, racist MAGA deplorables were to blame. As of Monday, Islamophobic MAGA deplorables obviously provoked Ahmad Al Aliwi Alissa to shoot up a store in hyper-progressive Boulder. Trust the narrative.Published in