As shock waves rippled from the near-tie in Iowa, the Democratic candidates agreed to a series of four new debates. Tonight we saw the first of these in New Hampshire. With Martin O'Malley gone, both Clinton and Sanders made efforts to find common ground and points of agreement, but clashed over questions of banker influence, foreign policy, and idealism vs compromise. Meanwhile, comedians on Twitter alternated between absurdity and exhaustion. These are the 21 funniest reactions by comedians to the New Hampshire Democratic debate!
*I die and wake up in hell. Satan looks over me, smiling sadistically* ok, moderating tonight's 666th democratic debate wi— Chris Person (@Papapishu) February 5, 2016
Why are we waiting for nominations? I wanna see Bernie & Hilary & Trump &Cruz & Rubio debate! Enough of this party line stuff y'all— Sarah Silverman (@SarahKSilverman) February 5, 2016
When do they show what numbers to text to vote for who's progressive? #DemDebate— pourmecoffee (@pourmecoffee) February 5, 2016
Hillary seems nervous, like she may be discovered to actually be a humanoid robot. Harrison Ford is great as her #DemDebate— Erin Gloria Ryan (@morninggloria) February 5, 2016