It’s not unusual to break up with someone and still hold a grudge. The bad feelings can even be acted upon in age-old ways: Throw out the ex’s favorite stuff left, throw a drink in his face in a bar, write something nasty on a Facebook page, get your friends to stop talking to her, etc. But that’s not how this policy wonk rolls: He went on C-Span, with his ex sitting nearby. The following clip stars Todd Seavy, an essayist and author of a blog called Conservatism for Punks, and his ex, Helen Rittelmeyer, a writer for a number of conservative outlets.
This video cuts off Rittelmeyer’s full response: “Off the top of my head, spilling your heart on CSPAN?”