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Video:'The Simpsons' Perfectly Sums Up U.S. Politics In Less Than A Minute
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JL
- 513 days ago - upworthy.com
I humbly propose we save everybody some time and replace all future presidential debates with this clip.
Nation Spends $2.5 Billion on Nothing -- Andy Borowitz
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Kit
- 613 days ago - newyorker.com
"Say what you will about lies, vitriol and character assassination, they're job creators." ****Humor********
Romney Airdrops Two Billion in Small Bills Over Ohio --- Andy Borowitz
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Kit
- 616 days ago - newyorker.com
In an all-out effort to claim Ohio's precious eighteen electoral votes, Republican Presidential nominee Mitt Romney today airdropped two billion dollars in small bills over the Buckeye State.
Debate Ends Abruptly as Obama Punches Romney in Face --- Andy Borowitz
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Kit
- 628 days ago - newyorker.com
Minutes after Mr. Romney was carried out on a stretcher, the debate was declared a victory for Mr. Obama by all the major networks except Fox News, who called it a draw. **Humor**
The Secon Debate - As Seen From the Warped Mind of Jon Stewart
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Kit
- 633 days ago - thedailyshow.com
Join in as Jon Stewart has some fun with both candidates and the debates. **humor**
The Lincoln-Douglas Town-Hall Debate -- Andy Borowitz *Humor*
Offbeat  (tags: americans, candidates, debate, culture, funny, humor, off-beat, society )

Kit
- 633 days ago - newyorker.com
For years, historians have held up the Lincoln-Douglas debates of 1858 as the gold standard of political discourse. But at the time, critics were not so kind. *humor*
Obama's New Debate Strategy -- Andy Borowitz * (Humor)*
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Kit
- 635 days ago - newyorker.com
With his polite and well-mannered performance widely panned in the first Presidential debate, President Barack Obama is under mounting pressure to prove that he can act like an asshole in the second debate tomorrow night, a campaign aide confirmed.
Why Would You EVER Do This If You're Running For Vice President?
Offbeat  (tags: Paul Ryan, candidates, congress, elections, propaganda, lies, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, economy, media, politics, republicans, usa, u.s., off-beat, pictures, photos, culture, design, funny, humor, society, technology )

JL
- 636 days ago - upworthy.com
WHY!? Why on earth, if you were running for the #2 office in the land, would you dress like it's 1994, backwards orange cap and all, and take these photos? Wouldn't you assume that some ragtag group of online miscreants might take said photos, tie them to
Poll: By Wide Margin, Democrats Want Biden in All Remaining Debates -- Andy Borowitz
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Kit
- 638 days ago - newyorker.com
In a poll of Democratic voters taken immediately following Thursday night's Vice-Presidential debate, a wide majority said they wanted Vice-President Joe Biden to appear in all remaining 2012 debates. ***Humor***
Debate Victory Validates Romney Strategy of Nonstop Lying --- Andy Borowitz
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Kit
- 646 days ago - newyorker.com
Taking a victory lap after their candidate's win in the first Presidential debate Wednesday night, Romney campaign insiders today attributed his success to his strategic use of relentless lying. ***HUMOR *** SATIRE***
Debate Could Test Two Romney Weaknesses, Talking and Thinking -- Andy Borowitz
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Kit
- 650 days ago - newyorker.com
With the first Presidential debate just two days away, G.O.P. nominee Mitt Romney has been working intensively on two skills that have eluded him throughout the campaign: talking and thinking. HUMOR!!! SATIRE!!!
Ryan Begins Attacking Romney's Record As Massachusetts Governor **ONION NEWS**
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Kit
- 695 days ago - theonion.com
"Mitt Romney doesn't want you to know the disturbing truth about his record as governor," Ryan said at the Iowa State Fair yesterday, immediately displaying the sort of passionate conservatism that led to his selection by the Romney campaign.**HUMOR**
The Next Governor of Texas Could Be a Dog
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Sinikka
- 1530 days ago - peoplepets.com
In the annals of Texas political candidates, surely all of them have been human. Until now. Woodrow, a 5-year-old rescue mutt from Austin is running as a write-in candidate for governor of Texas.
McCain Tells Supporters, 'It's Close Enough for Us to Steal'
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Kathleen
- 2078 days ago - legitgov.org:80
McCain: "In two days, victory is ours, my friends. The latest CNN poll shows Obama ahead by only seven points and our operatives tell me we can steal anything under nine points." (Satire)
Police: McCain Volunteer Made Up Robbery Story
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Kate
- 2087 days ago - ap.google.com
Ashley Todd, a college student from Texas, said she made up a story of being robbed. The McCain campaign volunteer had previously reported she was pinned to the ground and the letter "B" was scratched on her face in a politically inspired attack.
 

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