MODERATOR: would you kill baby Hitler? JEB: Hell yes KASICH: with my bare hands CRUZ: I notice Obama hasn't RUBIO: my father was a bartender
— Simon Maloy (@SimonMaloy) November 9, 2015
Sure, they'd murder Baby Hitler, but would the GOP candidates give Hitler's mom an abortion? https://t.co/hVdDrfqsl0
— Charles Johnson (@Green_Footballs) November 9, 2015
Tonight's Fox-moderated GOP debate is being hosted by a city that, for a decent chunk of the 20th century, was run by actual socialists
— Ned Resnikoff (@resnikoff) November 10, 2015
I'm curious how Rand will do tonight given that Christie won't be there to loudly call him a weenie whenever he tries to talk
— Simon Maloy (@SimonMaloy) November 10, 2015
Okay, I missed the undercard (doubt I missed much, actually). Here’s the Guardian‘s liveblog.
Here’s the Rude Pundit’s audioblog. (I owe someone a hat tip for that link.)
RRRRRREADY TO RRRRRRUMBLE….
Santorum: I love welders Huckabee: I love kids Christie: Hillary Clinton is a garbage monster
— James Poulos (@jamespoulos) November 11, 2015
It has gotten so bad between debate moderators & candidates that they if they don't like q – they bash it and don't even pretend to answer.
— Betsy Fischer Martin (@BFischerMartin) November 11, 2015
Rick Santorum just scared my cat.
— Andrew Kaczynski (@BuzzFeedAndrew) November 11, 2015
It really bothers me when Jindal and others say the poor pay no taxes. They pay all kinds of taxes, just not income taxes.
— Michael Grunwald (@MikeGrunwald) November 11, 2015
I actually have to say, as someone who spends a lot of time on the campaign trail, that people rarely ask about taxes. #fwiw
— Kasie Hunt (@kasie) November 11, 2015
Is there some prize Santorum wins for pivoting from a question about the Fed to the sanctity of marriage?
— Daniel Drezner (@dandrezner) November 11, 2015
Hell, the way they talk about Yellen, you’d think some other country had the strongest recovery from 2008. Nope! Us.
— daveweigel (@daveweigel) November 11, 2015
Christie answering a question about getting Americans jobs by saying how excited he is to fire federal workers
— brendan james (@deep_beige) November 11, 2015
Mike Huckabee literally just made a "buddy, let me tell you about my wife" joke
— Simon Maloy (@SimonMaloy) November 11, 2015
My first dog was a black lab named Byron. He died many years ago. He has a much better chance of being president than GOP undercard field.
— David Rothkopf (@djrothkopf) November 11, 2015
Fox Business Channel pundits agree that their undercard debate was better run than the debate on "that other business channel"
— Neil Irwin (@Neil_Irwin) November 11, 2015
Yeah, guess we’re up to speed now.