Useful Idiots: ‘Conservative’ Pundits Gaga Over Democrat Parlor Tricks

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Looking for any reason to praise Hillary Clinton’s prosaic acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention, progressives took delight in the Never Trump conservatives on Twitter who heaped praise on Clinton’s patriotic happy talk in order to bash Donald Trump’s populist/nationalist speech the week before.

Here are some of the tweets highlighted by Katherine Krueger at the far-left Talking Points Memo:

John Podhoretz, son of Norman:

Former Cruz spokeswoman and National Enquirer’s “alleged mistress number two”:

Michelle Fields’ boyfriend:

Never Trump leader Erick Erickson:

Never Trump Iowa talk show host Steve Deace:

Never Trump Wisconsin talk show host Charlie Sykes:

Dick Cheney’s press secretary:

Conservative “strategist” Matt Mackowiak:

Commentary editor Noah Rothman:

Fox News’ Greg Gutfeld:

National Review’s Jonah Goldberg:


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