Disappointed Sanders Supporters ‘Weeping’ On Convention Floor

By Connor D. Wolf

Bernie Sanders supporters were “weeping” on the floor of the Democratic National Convention Monday as the Vermont senator prepared to formally endorse his rival Hillary Clinton.

“I think it’s fair to say, no one is more disappointed than I am,” Sanders told a cheering crowd.

Some of his supporters apparently saw that as a challenge, bursting into tears and dramatically wiping tears from their eyes as Sanders spoke. Appropriately, their crying faces were quickly turned into gifs.

“There are so many tears in this room during Bernie’s speech,” one user tweeted.

Some reacted to the tears with admiration. “Quite something to see much genuine weeping for Bernie,” Leslie Stojsic tweeted.

Others, even Sanders supporters, mocked the tears.

“Dear weeping white women who wanted Bernie to win, LOCK IT UP,” tweeted Blair Brennan. “Signed, Fellow white woman who wanted Bernie to win.”

Copyright 2016 Daily Caller News Foundation
Content created by The Daily Caller News Foundation is available without charge to any eligible news publisher that can provide a large audience. For licensing opportunities of our original content, please contact licensing@dailycallernewsfoundation.org.

Related posts

Leave a Comment