We really need to stop being so hard on James Comey, you guys. Just because the IG concluded that he’d violated DOJ and FBI policies in the name of taking down Donald Trump doesn’t mean he’s not an American hero. Just ask University of Michigan law professor and NBC/MSNBC legal analyst Barb McQuade:

James Comey is basically a modern-day Paul Revere, everyone. Respect him accordingly.

Comey’s actions were entirely self-serving, but Orange Man bad, so let’s not get hung up on the details.

It’s pretty terrible. McQuade’s analogy is lost on us — and on Hillary supporters, too: