'How much did you get for your soul?' Internet dogpiles Lindsey Graham after he walks back criticism of SCIF raid
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on Fox News (screengrab)

On Wednesday, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) appeared to have reached the limit of his capacity to defend his own party when a gang of House Republicans raided a sensitive, compartmented information facility where an impeachment hearing was taking place and illegally bringing in recording equipment. Initially Graham criticized the Republicans behind the stunt, calling it "nuts."


Later, however, he changed his mind and decided the demonstration was fine with him, offering this explanation:

Social media was not impressed, with commentators scorching him for his cowardly change of heart: