Despite the fact that we have full confirmation that getting an ambassadorship has nothing to do with your diplomatic skills, but simply rather your ability to donate millions of dollars to the DNC.
And why do they do it? In part because these people are less than shit.
But also because it works. I took an informal poll of people today at work, many of which are conservative and they had no idea that there was a new batch of leaks, much less that the leaks show obscene levels of corruption within the DNC.