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Reporter @KevinMcCarthyTV Delights In Twitter Confusion with GOP Leader

Hillary Clinton supporter Kevin McCarthy of Iowa wasn’t the only person Twitter misidentified and attacked as Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) on Wednesday. The Internet rage machine also set its sights on Kevin McCarthy, who serves as the film critic for FOX 5 in Washington, D.C.

Yesterday’s McCarthy-who’s-a-Clinton fan got some help from the Democratic presidential candidate he supports, but McCarthy-who’s-a-television-reporter did not. So the latter used his professional medium to respond to a selection of the mean tweets he received a la the popular Jimmy Kimmel Live segment:

In addition, McCarthy-who’s-a-television-reporter made use of his popular, authenticated-with-a-blue-check-mark Twitter account to reply to a few of his angry tweeters:

Check out the clip above, via FOX 5.

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