"It was Meghan McCain, the daughter of Senator John McCain, who summed up the feelings of many in a three-word tweet: ‘Suck it, Bannon.’
This moment had been a long time coming. The hardline nationalist, who helped mastermind Donald Trump’s election victory, brought his blow-everything-up philosophy to the White House then returned to rightwing Breitbart News, had finally got his comeuppance.
The Republicans’ stunning reversal in Alabama on Tuesday was a defeat for the candidate and alleged child molester Roy Moore, a defeat for the president, Donald Trump, but, above all, a defeat for Steve Bannon.
‘Bad night for a lot of people, but mostly for Steve Bannon,’ the Republican strategist Bruce Haynes tweeted. ‘He’ll be blamed (rightly so) supporting a terriblehorrible candidate, for poor judgment, awful last minute comments and for dragging the president into a losing race.’"