- — pourmecoffee (@pourmecoffee)Thu, Nov 21 2013 16:36:39If Senate invokes the nuclear option you will hear a low staticky rumble, followed by a brilliant white light up to 100 miles from DC.
- — Jon Ralston (@RalstonReports)Thu, Nov 21 2013 17:33:01I wonder where @SenatorReid proposes to dispose of all the nuclear waste generated by his pushing the nuclear button?
- — Medill on the Hill (@medillonthehill)Thu, Nov 21 2013 17:17:05
Twitter goes nuclear on Senate vote
The Senate approved a change to its rules Thursday by eliminating the option to filibuster presidential nominees except those to the U.S. Supreme Court. Shortly beforehand, politicians, pundits and others to twitter to joke about the historic vote.