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Daily Caller Editor Katie Frates Tweets About Her Desire to Murder Indigenous #NoDAPL Protesters

Fri, Mar 10, 2017 at 10:57:46 am

So today, this happened. Daily Caller editor Katie Frates got so upset by the thought that indigenous Americans were protesting the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, she tweeted:

I wonder how many #NativeNationsRise #NoDAPL protesters I could run over before I got arrested #getouttamyway

When she realized how bad this made her look, Frates deleted her tweet. But here's a screenshot:

And the tweet is still viewable in Google's cache as of this writing.

Every once in a while, a conservative lets something like this slip out, and reveals the hatred they normally try to keep hidden. She'll probably try to say it was a "joke," because this is the kind of "humor" that appeals to right wingers.

(h/t: @aurabogado.)