Incoming U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney has an op-ed in the Washington Post titled, “The president shapes the public character of the nation. Trump’s character falls short.”

On Fox News, Dan Bongino slammed Romney’s op-ed, and that caught the attention of CNN’s Brian Stelter, who came rushing to the defense of the 2012 Republican nominee:

Bongino’s reaction was basically to say thank you:

Stelter has frequently proven himself to be a habitual viewer of Fox News, and today is no different!