3,400 replies to this tweet from Steve Daines. That is the definition of getting ratioed on twitter.
"this amazing place"? Do you mean Russia, where you're tweeting from on July 4? Really bad optics, Senator. Why are you there? What are talking with them about? The AMERICAN public demands to know.
— tweetingWien (@tweetingWien) July 4, 2018
Why would Steve Daines tweet get such a massive blowback from one tweet? Perhaps it was because it seems rather obvious that he was lying about in the tweet, as Josh Manning first reported here, Daines was in Russia when he sent that tweet while saying he was in America.
The Billings Gazette published a guest opinion by Josh Manning on the subject that we also printed:
This would seem like something that might get reported. Sending lies out as tweets while you are in Russia.