In the wee hours of this morning, Republican Sen. Mike Lee shared some thoughts on the idea of democracy:

Seems like a reasonable take to us.

It definitely shouldn’t be controversial … but libs are losing it anyway.

There what is? The acknowledgment that pure democracy can actually be bad for liberty, peace, and prosperity?

But it’s not just a “talking point,” Bill. It’s actually how it works.

And by the way:

Oh, we have no doubt.

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.