‘Chill’: No, National Review did NOT sell out for Donald Trump
Some tweeters are all breathless over a pro-Trump op-ed at National Review Online written by Conrad Black.
What happened to the magazine’s firm “Against Trump” stance? They’re, like, total sellouts now!
Here’s the thing, though:
Imagine that! Conrad Black, contrary to the opinion of people who have been paying absolutely no attention, does not speak for National Review.
A silly tweet, indeed.
NRO did delete the original tweet and replace it with this:
NRO’s editor Charles C.W. Cooke explained that decision, as well as the decision to publish Black’s op-ed:
And there you have it.
Seriously. Just because some outlets have fallen victim to the hive mindset doesn’t mean they all have.
Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.