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Michael A. Cohen

Hillary Clinton got under Donald Trump’s skin

In every way, Clinton out-classed, out-smarted, and out-worked Trump during the debate.

SCOT LEHIGH

Only one person on that stage was presidential

You couldn’t watch the debate and come away thinking that Donald Trump was a passably knowledgeable candidate.

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Donald Trump’s alternative universe

The scary part is that millions of voters have already taken up residence in Trump World.

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