Back where he started

After dutifully reading off a teleprompter on Monday, President Trump on Tuesday said what he really thinks about the awful events in Charlottesville– assigning moral equivalence to the white nationalists and the counter-protesters, with somewhat more blame placed on the latter.

His latest comments have drawn a number of reactions.

From Republican Senator Marco Rubio:

From neo-Nazi David Duke:

When Marco Rubio is challenging you head-on, and David Duke is praising you, something is dreadfully wrong.

And there’s this from Democratic Senator Brian Schatz: