They read of the stupidity of the House impeachment, the dossiers, the subtext woo-woo of our press, how we almost completely ignore our own celebrated Constitution, etc., etc.
They still admit that even with the seeming circular firing squads perpetually in our government, level of living-wise, we seem to be the best. And that the amount of freedoms we have necessarily come with those who are bent on testing the limits of what is considered decent, right, and proper.
It's almost like "He is a loathsome beast, but I cannot look away" Seinfeld quote about "The Kramer" painting. The U.S. is the Kramer Painting/Kramer.