Former head of US intelligence James Clapper just now on Trump's performance tonight: "extremely disturbing" and "downright scary"
— Mark Follman (@markfollman) August 23, 2017
Trump: My first Charlottesville remarks were not controversial, if you ignore the controversial part.
— Jonathan Chait (@jonathanchait) August 23, 2017
He's burning down every last bit of damage control work his staff and other Republicans have been trying to do for a week
— Tom Nichols (@RadioFreeTom) August 23, 2017