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Based or Cringe? A Clubhouse Group Takes On David French

“David French, based or cringe?” That is the question.

It was the question first posed by a small group of Trump-friendly conservatives last Wednesday on the online social media application Clubhouse. The group began their conversation by venting their frustration at conservative writer David French, attacking nearly everything from his looks to his politics.

Suddenly, in a move that can only reasonably be described as "based," French joined the Clubhouse chat, himself. The room's moderators, both shocked and elated by the development, immediately invited him onto the "stage." Unfortunately, the "cringe" set in almost immediately when French told the group that the only reason he was able to try ou