Website Apologizes For Tweet Suggesting Nude Photo Of Ocasio-Cortez

A conservative website has apologized for a misleading tweet suggesting they had a ‘nude selfie’ of Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. 

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has become adept at scoring points off conservatives’ attempts to knock her off balance. Sarah Silbiger/The New York Times

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It’s important to make this clear from the start: They weren’t her feet.

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a Democrat from New York whose outspokenness and progressive views have made her a target of conservatives, lashed out at the right-wing news site The Daily Caller after it posted an article on Monday showing a photo that was falsely described as a nude selfie of the congresswoman with an emphasis on her feet.