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Video:'The Simpsons' Perfectly Sums Up U.S. Politics In Less Than A Minute
Offbeat  (tags: candidates, elections, dishonesty, economy, usa, ethics, society, performance, off-beat, funny, humor )

JL
- 1229 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
- 1329 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
- 1332 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
- 1344 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
- 1349 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
- 1349 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)*
Offbeat  (tags: americans, candidates, debate, culture, funny, government, humor, off-beat )

Kit
- 1351 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
- 1352 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
- 1354 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
Offbeat  (tags: americans, candidates, debates, funny, humor, romney, satire )

Kit
- 1362 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
- 1366 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
- 1411 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
- 2246 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
- 2794 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
Offbeat  (tags: candidates, crime, mccain, usa, crime, americans, politics, news )

Kate
- 2803 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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