Sean Spicer on “Dancing with the Stars” Is Everything That’s Wrong with the Trump Era

Some of us have been wondering exactly what victory in the Culture War would look like. Well, now we know what Trump country thinks victory looks like. God help us, it looks like this.

That’s Sean Spicer, former White House press secretary, clomping his way through a routine on “Dancing with the Stars,” where he remains in the competition week after week, as much better dancers are booted off, thanks to call-in votes from a legion of Trump fans.

I supposed they imagine they are striking back at the elites and “owning the libs,” but the only people to whom they are causing pain and distress is fans of ballroom dancing. And people with taste, generally.

This is a microcosm of everything that’s wrong with the Trump era.

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