Cotton scheduled one of his many appearances on conservative mouthpiece Hugh Hewitt’s show. A Huffington Post writer posted his latest conspiracy theory on the late-developing hitch in speedy confirmation of fellow right-wing traveler Kavanaugh:
Tom Cotton done lost his mind.
Here he is on Hugh Hewitt's show, saying Chuck Schumer secretly orchestrated a planned political campaign around Dr. Ford's allegations starting in July. Egged on by Hewitt. This is not how this went down. pic.twitter.com/6J1yFg9YS1
— Jennifer Bendery (@jbendery) October 9, 2018
Soon popped up Preet Bharara himself, a former U.S. attorney and a sharp cookie. A couple of his retorts:
Cotton hasn’t explained the emergence of Deborah Ramirez, a Yale classmate of Kavanaugh, and Julie Swetnick as additional unrelated accusers. But give him time. Hugh Hewitt certainly will. And probably some of the local softball tossers, too.