Twitter Blasts Al Franken Over Fondling, Kissing Accusations: ‘This Sh*t Was NEVER Funny’


Media and Political Twitter are tearing Sen. Al Franken apart over today’s news about his inappropriate behavior towards a radio host several years ago.

KABC’s Leeann Tweeden told her story Thursday about how the former comedian-turned-Minnesota senator touched her innapropriately during a United Service Organizations Christmas show in 2006. Tweeden not only said that Franken forcibly kissed her against her will, but she also released a photo showing him grabbing her chest while she was sleeping.

There has been a lot of news lately about sexual harassment and objectionable behavior, but the revelations about Franken immediately took off online, and the disapproving reactions came in droves:

Some reactors noted how Franken’s situation reflects the sexual abuse claims against Roy Moore:

And then, others who ripped Franken for what they consider an inadequate statement in response to the allegations:

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