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SNL: Baldwin And McKinnon Nail It, Again

Alec Baldwin and Kate McKinnon took the stage with fellow Saturday Night Live cast members, for a cold open, town-hall style. We think no American should miss this superb “debate.”

October 16, 2016
Former Donald Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski sings the U.S. National Anthem on the floor during the first session of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S., July 18, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Kauzlarich

#EndorseThis: Watch Lewandowski Dismiss Trump’s Taped Boast About Sex Assaults

Effrontery on this level, as ex-Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski attempts to spin away the horrendous tape of his former boss boasting about sexual assault, is simply beyond price.

October 10, 2016
Donald Trump During the Debate

Brutal: Clinton Wins Post-Debate CNN Poll, Mexican Peso And Asian Shares Climb

A CNN/ORC snap poll of debate watchers found that 57 percent thought Clinton won the encounter, versus 34 percent for Trump. In a post-debate YouGov poll of 812 voters, Clinton won by 47 percent to 42 percent.

October 10, 2016
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Early Polls Show Clinton Bump After First Debate

A CNN poll of verified individuals showed that 62 percent believe Clinton won the debate, compared to just 27 percent for Trump. Another poll, conducted by Public Policy Polling, showed 51 percent of debate watchers believing Clinton won, compared to 42 percent for Trump.

September 28, 2016
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Factbox: Market Participants React To U.S. Presidential Debate

“Investors celebrated that Hillary didn’t lose. Market trading higher and the peso is strengthening.”

September 27, 2016
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Clinton Gains, Trump Falls In Online Betting Markets After First Debate

Hillary Clinton’s probability of winning the White House gained in online betting markets following the first debate of the campaign on Monday night between her and Republican Donald Trump.

September 27, 2016
Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence holds a joint news conference with U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) (not pictured) following a House Republican party conference meeting in Washington, U.S. September 13, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Pence: Gennifer Flowers Won’t Attend U.S. Presidential Debate

Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence said on Sunday that Gennifer Flowers, who had an affair with Bill Clinton before his 1992 presidential run, will not attend Monday night’s U.S. presidential debate.

September 25, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump shows off the size of his hands as Fox News Channel moderators Brett Baier (L) and Megyn Kelly (R) look on at the U.S. Republican presidential candidates debate in Detroit, Michigan, March 3, 2016. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

Trump Wins? In First Debate, We Need Corporate Media To Play Hardball

Apparently pretty much everyone I know is a bed-wetter. The term gained currency in politics in January 2010 when Obama’s 2008 campaign manager, David Plouffe, in a Washington Post opinion piece [3] titled “November doesn’t need to be a nightmare for Democrats,” gave this advice to his party: “No bed-wetting.” “Instead of fearing what may happen,” he […]

September 25, 2016