image I don’t follow a lot of Virginia politics, but this particular story is making the rounds on a lot of political and technology blogs.

The GOP chairman from Virginia has recently joined Twitter, and amidst a major struggle for control of the state Senate, he Tweeted the following:

image Needless to say, the Democrats, who at the time were leading the Senate control by 21-19 were able to block the vie for a tie, convince the turncoat to stay on the side of the left.

I really don’t know what to say … it’s hard to imagine what, aside from common sense, could have prevented this.