Rick Rubin Is Still Retweeting Alt-Right Nut Jobs

Rick Rubin has a comparatively inactive Twitter account. Aside from that one time he retweeted a Periscope video of the reactionary right-wing Dilbert creator Scott Adams babbling about Putin, the only tweet he’s ever made reads as follows: “Microphone check, one, two.” The music mogul solely follows 160 accounts on Twitter, and amongst them are a smattering of alt-right personalities in addition to some notable names on the left like feminist icon Gloria Steinem and Black Lives Matter activist Hawk Newsome. Rubin finally deleted his Adams retweet, indicating that he was both deeply ashamed or didn’t imply to retweet the Periscope video within the first place.

Reader, I remorse to tell you that Rick Rubin has spoiled the feed once more. Today, he retweeted a stay stream of a Reddit AMA with alt-right goon Mike Cernovich of Pizzagate fame. Rubin has but to delete the retweet. Here’s a screengrab for posterity: