Someone in Congress Edited Mitch McConnell’s Wikipedia to Say He’s a Turtle

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) listens during a news briefing after the weekly Senate Republican Policy Luncheon December 11, 2012 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. McConnell discussed various topics with the media including the fiscal cliff issue saying
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Someone in the U.S. House of Representatives has been spending way too much time on Tumblr. According to Congress Edits, the Twitter account that tracks Wikipedia edits made from IP addresses in Congress, one anonymous jokester edited Minority Senate Leader Mitch McConnell’s Wikipedia page to say he’s a turtle.

The edit reads:

Otherkin is a subculture, popular on Tumblr, of people who believe that though their bodies are human, they’re actually non-human on the inside.

Hmmm, wonder why the jokester would call McConnell a turtle?


Mitch McConnell Is a Turtle, Says Wikipedia Edit