Progressive writer for hire (and Vox alumna) Emily Crockett is among the many media feminists heartbroken over Elizabeth Warren’s exit from the Democratic presidential race. But while a lot of her comrades are sticking strictly to the “Elizabeth Warren is a victim of sexism” angle, Emily’s taking things up a notch:

It was only a matter of time.

Right? This had to be Trump’s fault somehow. It always is.

Obviously.

To be fair, Elizabeth Warren won’t accept responsibility for her own unelectability. So why should her media defenders behave any differently?