Many on the Left celebrated Supreme Court docket Justice Brett Kavanaugh testing constructive for COVID-19 Thursday, with some jokingly recalling the justice’s contentious affirmation course of.
Liberals have lengthy voiced opposition to the justice, whom a handful of ladies accused of sexual misconduct regardless of his fervent denials. A number of individuals took to Twitter to have a good time Friday’s COVID-19 analysis of Kavanaugh, who’s totally vaccinated in opposition to the illness, with comic Kate Willett writing the information marked “the one constructive factor about Brett Kavanaugh.”
SUPREME COURT JUSTICE BRETT KAVANAUGH TESTS POSITIVE FOR COVID-19
Appears like we simply discovered the one factor constructive about Brett Kavanaugh
— Kate Willett (@katewillett) October 1, 2021
Comic Steve Hofstetter apparently alluded to the Kavanaugh accusers , saying the justice “has no drawback with one thing coming into somebody’s physique with out their permission.”
BREAKING: Supreme Court docket justice and sexual assault advocate Brett Kavanaugh has COVID.
He’s not complaining, as he has no drawback with one thing coming into somebody’s physique with out their permission.
— Steve Hofstetter (@SteveHofstetter) October 1, 2021
MSNBC author Hayes Brown jokingly tweeted that the virus “angrily denies allegation that it ever assaulted Brett Kavanaugh’s immune system.”
“Covid-19 virus angrily denies allegations that it ever assaulted Brett Kavanaugh’s immune system”
— Hayes Brown (@HayesBrown) October 1, 2021
A spokeswoman for the Supreme Court docket stated Friday that Kavanaugh has no signs of the virus, and his spouse and kids all examined unfavorable. Kavanaugh’s outcomes got here again constructive after a routine check forward of Supreme Court docket Justice Amy Coney Barrett’s investiture ceremony, which he ended up lacking because of this.
The Supreme Court docket will start its time period Monday with in-person periods for the primary time because the courtroom switched to distant proceedings because of the pandemic. It’s unclear whether or not Kavanaugh will attend. The justices had their first personal assembly in particular person final Monday, earlier than which all justices had examined unfavorable for COVID-19.