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Michelle Obama’s speech was so good that even Donald Trump liked it.

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Donald Trump is not known for his discerning mind — particularly in matters of public address, in which he tends to come across less like a reliable communicator and more like a racist word scrabble. But if there’s one thing that brings America together, it’s the First Lady, Michelle Obama, who brought the house down on Monday evening’s DNC with a speech you’ll be telling your grandkids about. Let’s watch it again.

Everyone loved it. The President loved it. Lady Gaga loved it. Kerry Washington loved it. John Legend loved it. And Donald Trump? Well!

“I thought her delivery was excellent,” Trump told The Hollywood Reporter. “I thought she did a very good job. I liked her speech.”

This is not overly surprising since Trump spent the evening typing out Twitter burns to the rest of the evening’s keynote speakers. He hurled a racially charged attack at Senator Elizabeth Warren, but nothing new there. He called Bernie Sanders “sad,” which is also pretty routine. Trump saying he knows “more about Cory [Booker] than he knows about himself” is a more novel burn if it is indeed a burn.

It’s smart of Trump to step gingerly around Mrs. Obama’s speech though. You never know when his campaign might want to borrow some of it.

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