Sunday night marked the final Democratic debate before primaries as Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Martin O'Malley took a tension-filled stage in Charleston, South Carolina. Clinton and Sanders have been drawing ever closer in the polls, and in recent debates have traded barbs on gun control, healthcare, and electability. Sunday was no different, with topics ranging from Chelsea Clinton, to race, to Wall Street — and Twitter was ready with plenty of perfect Democratic debate jokes and memes that reflected the evening's craziest moments.
"[The candidates tonight are] just yelling at each other about their own idealistic views of the world before riding off on their own separate unicorns," joked one user, remarking on the testy atmosphere inside the NBC News debate auditorium.
Of course, one of the best places to find public opinion on the candidates and their stances is Twitter, where the public gets to weigh in on the debate. It's a little harder to live-tweet jokes and memes during a Democratic debate since, let's be honest, there's no Donald Trump to make our heads explode. Still, a few tweets hit the nail on the head:
People got ready for the debate with a bit of fun (and games):
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