News and Commentary

Chelsea Clinton Tries Debating Ben Shapiro On Twitter. Not A Good Idea.

On Thursday night, Chelsea Clinton decided to engage in a battle on Twitter with Daily Wire Editor-in-Chief Ben Shapiro.

That wasn’t smart.

The confrontation was prompted by a tweet from House Speaker Paul Ryan:

Brian Beutler, senior editor at New Republic, had a snarky reply to Ryan:

Clinton decided to jump on the bandwagon, reaching into her own limited supply of snarkiness, attempting to sound profound as she ripped Ryan:

At which point Shapiro fired off a tweet mocking Clinton for tweeting instead of actually doing something:

Clinton, stung, tried to fire back:

That prompted a tweet from Shapiro leaving Clinton looking much like her mother after the November election:

To paraphrase Hamlet, the rest (from Clinton) is silence.