At this point, it’s pretty much common knowledge that there’s no role too big for Meryl Streep: She can play Donald Trump, Miranda Priestly or, as she most recently, so earnestly demonstrated at the Democratic National Convention, your passionately patriotic aunt.
Streep gave a fervent speech in support of Hillary Clinton at the DNC Tuesday night and, like Madeleine Albright before her, the woman-of-all-trades wore her patriotism on her sleeve.
Clad in a Catherine Malandrino dress that is essentially an American flag, Streep was delightfully on-theme, and as expected, the subject of many a social media response:
But lest you think Streep’s dedication only runs convention deep, think again. The dress is actually a repeat from Streep’s 2009 press tour for the movie “Doubt.”
Repeat or otherwise, this is pretty much how we feel about her look: