Hannity feuds with National Review editor on Twitter
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Sean Hannity took to Twitter to blast the National Review's editor following a column about Julian Assange that Rich Lowry wrote in Politico Magazine this week. 


"But Sean Hannity of Fox News has a newfound soft spot for the accused rapist and scourge of America. A couple of years ago, Hannity tore into the Obama administration for not doing more to capture the WikiLeaks founder, and sympathized with the contention that Assange was the equivalent of a terrorist," Lowry wrote. "Now, the host says he was 'conflicted' about Assange back then, and he had qualms about his work only because 'I believe in privacy.' "

In a barrage of tweets throughout the day on Saturday, Hannity defended his views on the WikiLeaks founder and accused the National Review of being an "enabler" for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonThe Memo: The center strikes back Democratic clamor grows for select committee on Jan. 6 attack White House denies pausing military aid package to Ukraine MORE.

Hannity often wrote that "NRO" is equal to "HRC."

Lowry responded to Hannity, insisting he has not been "enabling" Clinton and has been "critical" of her for decades.

Earlier this week, Hannity clashed with National Review columnist Jonah Goldberg, who wrote that Hannity was a"puppy barking to protect" Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald TrumpWhat blue wave? A close look at Texas today tells of a different story Democrats go down to the wire with Manchin Trump's former bodyguard investigated in NY prosectors' probe: report MORE.