Our politics editor (who admittedly has a bias—but she’s supposed to, she’s the politics editor!) curated a few of her favorite 150-character commentaries on tonight’s contest.
The #DemDebate finished 7 minutes early, another reminder that women should be in charge of everything all the time.
— Joel Pavelski (@joelcifer) February 12, 2016
Sanders: “People aren’t dumb”
*checks trending topics*
Bernie you are wrong
— Ian Boudreau (@iboudreau) February 12, 2016
imagine if hillary wagged her finger while bernie was talking the way he does to her. i m a g i n e
— laura olin (@lauraolin) February 12, 2016
Hillary: “I killed Bin Laden”
Sanders: “I will kill Henry Kissinger”
— Nicholas Thompson (@nxthompson) February 12, 2016
“Think of ISIS as a really big bank….”
— Jeffrey Goldberg (@JeffreyGoldberg) February 12, 2016
PBS thinking that what people watching the debate want to watch during the break is clips from the debate they’re watching is adorably PBS.
— Angus Johnston (@studentactivism) February 12, 2016
— Saladin Ahmed (@saladinahmed) February 12, 2016
hope hillz used that goldman money to pay for this gold jacket 🔥🔥🔥
— Aminatou Sow (@aminatou) February 12, 2016
I AM VERY PROUD TO SAY THAT I HAVE NEVER SUPPORTED THE USE OF SOUR CREAM IN AMERICAN CUISINE
— Bernie Thoughts (@berniethoughts) February 12, 2016
Someone should ask Donald Trump about white people. That would be fun.
— Sonny Bunch (@SonnyBunch) February 12, 2016
Sandra Bland HAD a goddamn job. She still ended up dead. Jobs is not the solution. #PBSdebate
— Imani Gandy (@AngryBlackLady) February 12, 2016
I don’t care who you’re supporting – that this is the language they’re using is A+ #DemDebate
— Jessica Valenti (@JessicaValenti) February 12, 2016
— New Republic (@NewRepublic) February 12, 2016
Jacqui is a terrible dinner party guest—she only knows how to talk about politics and religion. On a typical Friday night, she can be found binge-watching her current Netflix show of choice, playing Civilization: The Board Game and drinking <$8 bottles of champagne.