Consensus? He must be insane. Because, this happened:

Oh, honey. Bless your hack-tastic heart. Are you competing to be the hackiest hack in all of hackdom? While you have some fierce competition, you are well on your way with that absurdity!

Our sides were aching too!

Sane Twitter users gave Politico’s Ben White the business. Once again, doing the job that “real journalists” don’t want to do.

That’s right. Politico did that when TMZ actually dared to pose a question to Queen Hil-liar-y Clinton.

Beautiful. Wiping tear.

It’s funny, because it’s true.

Lapdogs gotta be lapdogs! Always begging for some more kibble in their bowls.

Yes.

But, wait … there’s more. He doubled down on the idiocy:

Ding, ding, ding!

A question that nutshells it:

But, hey, there’s this:

Kudos, Ben! Heck of a job there, buddy.

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