They did have an article in November opposing Flynn in very strong terms. Between Jay Nordlinger, Charles CW Cooke, David French, George Will and others, NR has writers VERY opposed to trump.
Perhaps the beef is with “The Editors,” themselves, but that’s usually just a pseudonym for Lowry (a little more party-line) or possibly Goldberg (very anti-trump). The current editors are Lowry (the top), Goldberg (senior editor), Cooke (online), O’Sullivan, Long and Brookhiser. Frankly, this is probably more Lowry talking. Goldberg STILL hates trump, and just last week said the Right should not try to defend him:
Their article opposing Flynn was from Tom Rogan:
On paper, Michael Flynn seems like a perfect fit for the post of Trump's national-security adviser. A former three-star…www.nationalreview.com
I’m glad Pudzer is gone, too. But for all of the above.