These 17 Reactions Sum Up the Bernie Sanders DNC Experience
The Democratic National Convention has proved even more entertaining than the Republican convention last week, but with all the pro-Sanders fanfare, everyone was expecting Bernie's speech on Monday to be one of the biggest events of the week. It was, but not entirely in a good way.
Here are 17 reactions to the Vermont senator's last salvo. His supporters booed House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz when they stood for Hillary Clinton. Bernie has already endorsed Hillary, but the question is, will his endorsement take?
17. Maybe not.
AAAAND they're booing Bernie. These people are out of control.
— Emily Cahn (@CahnEmily) July 26, 2016
Yes, "Bernie or Bust" supporters actually booed their presidential candidate when he told them to vote for Hillary. Which leads to
16. The question of the convention.
Thats the real question -- will they just go right back to it tomorrow (after getting their floor vote to boot) https://t.co/MFchsZF2LV — Nick Riccardi (@NickRiccardi) July 26, 2016
Can Bernie folks stop booing all the speakers now, pls?
— Greg Pinelo (@gregpinelo) July 26, 2016
Most likely, Bernie backers are going to keep booing, even after the roll call vote tomorrow. That's because...
15. Bernie never had control of his supporters.
Oof, Jayne Sanders: "I don't think we've ever had control over our supporters nor have we ever tried." (on NBC, this hour) — Josh Kraushaar (@HotlineJosh) July 26, 2016
Which helps explain this.
14. Bernie Sanders supporters booing Elizabeth Warren.
Yes, those are Bernie Sanders delegates booing Elizabeth Warren. Elizabeth.Warren.
— Alex Seitz-Wald (@aseitzwald) July 26, 2016
Next Page: Even David Axelrod had some choice words for Bernie.