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Mike Huckabee's Beto O'Rourke 'Joke' Is Bizarrely Specific And Needlessly Gory

That got dark. Real dark.

Mike Huckabee, right-wing pundit and a former Republican governor of Arkansas, has added a strange new “joke” to his Twitter repertoire ― and it got dark in a hurry.

Huckabee shared a story about Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke’s reputation for pranks, including supposedly putting a hunk of baby poop in a bowl and telling his wife it was avocado.

O’Rourke told The Washington Post he didn’t remember the gag, but admitted it sounded like something he would do

The story was weird enough. But then Huckabee added his own violent spin:

Huckabee has a reputation for making bad jokes on Twitter, so much so that comic Patton Oswalt has on occasion turned them into mocking stand-up routines on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.”

True to form, Huckabee’s latest bit didn’t deliver many laughs in his mentions: 

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