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Our friends at Sunlight Foundation have just launched Politwoops, an amazing and hilarious new site. This is how they describe it: “Sure, we all tweet things we don’t mean to share, but now politicians have no way to hide them. Discover tweets that your politicians shared and then promptly deleted.”

Here are some of our favorites, with possible explanations:

Maybe I Don’t Want To Retweet This Guy?

Stop! We’re Losing!

Where Am I?

We Love Irony

When Nature Calls

LeBron What?

Period.

No Meat, Delete.

Repeat, Repeat, Delete.

Look How Many Friends I Have. Nevermind.

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Sen. Ted Cruz

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