Quick Takes: The Assault on Democratic Norms

A roundup of tweets that caught my eye today.

A twitterific quick takes is coming your way.

* Shot:

* Chaser:

* The NY Attorney General sets up a bank shot.

* The Texas senate race could be a toss-up.

* Dictionary shade is the best!

* Sam Waterston pulls the old, “I’m not a lawyer, but I played one on tv.”

* Maybe it is a witch hunt.

* Finally, take heed to this warning:

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Nancy LeTourneau

Nancy LeTourneau is a contributing writer for the Washington Monthly. Follow her on Twitter @Smartypants60.