The optics of Nancy Pelosi standing in her fancy kitchen in front of her fancy $20,000-plus fridge/freezer combos stocked with expensive gourmet ice cream were awful enough on their own.

But some of the takes defending her over it have been arguably worse.

Like this one, for example, from Virginia Tech medieval studies professor and Department of Religion and Culture chair Matt Gabriele:

What … what even … ?

Kinda makes sense that the sort of person who would defend Nancy Pelosi’s Marie-Antoinette-iness would also have to be woefully out of touch.

All fridge/freezer combos are not created equal.