Podhoretz Blisters Steve King Over Weekly Standard Shutting Down

Podhoretz Blisters Steve King Over Weekly Standard Shutting Down December 18, 2018

The Weekly Standard, a conservative news magazine founded by Bill Kristol and John Podhoretz, who is the managing editor, is shutting down. They’ve taken a strong anti-Trump position on the right and Trump of course quickly gloated about it on Twitter. Then white supremacist Rep. Steve King jumped in:

He’s referring to an exchange he had with the magazine where they accused him of comparing immigrants to dirt. He called them liars and then they produced audio of the comments that proved he was the one lying. And Podhoretz minced no words in replying:

Every single word of that is incontrovertibly true. King represents the very worst of this country in every imaginable way.

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