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RNC Chairman Criticizes Hillary Clinton for Not Smiling Enough, Because Evidentally People Are Still Doing That

Hillary Clinton is over it. Photo: Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call via Getty Images

Over the course of the presidential race, Hillary Clinton has hit a few snags due to her — ahem — condition. The latest came Wednesday night, when Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus offered a helpful critique of Clinton’s demeanor.

While Matt Lauer did a questionable job interviewing Clinton during NBC’s Commander-in-Chief Forum, Priebus tweeted this:

It’s nice to know that shattering the “highest, hardest glass ceiling” doesn’t keep men from telling you to smile. Of course by now, Clinton (or, rather, Clinton’s social-media director) knows exactly how to respond to this kind of thing:

RNC Chairman Tells Hillary Clinton to Smile