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Friday, January 29, 2016

Campaign 2016's Silly Season: A Weekly Tweet Roundup Jan. 29

Posted By on Fri, Jan 29, 2016 at 5:54 PM

We slog through the Twitter streams of the 2016 Presidential candidates and give you a weekly roundup of the more entertaining ones. 

Another busy and bizarro week: Michael Bloomberg threatened to jump in the race; Sanders and Clinton threw some shade; Trump boycotted the Fox News debate, and held his own event at the same time (covered by CNN and MSNBC); and Iowa Iowa Iowa.

Advances in branding: Trump the Tower, Trump the Hotel, Trump the Casino ... now, Trump the Military.

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In other branding news ...

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The limited-edition confection is mint ice cream topped with a milk-chocolate disc. According to the carton text, seen in a photo posted on the website, the disc represents "the huge majority of economic gains that have gone to the top 1% since the end of the recession. Beneath it, the rest of us." Today, we are all mint ice cream.

In which Rick Santorum, already in dad jeans, tries to make another extremely tame garment fearsome.

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Weekend real talk: Is Christie more like King Kong or Godzilla?

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Reports of the demise of Jeb's exclamation point have been premature.

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Hey, Dr. Carson — get yer tie off of the felt!

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Working the barns.

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Vote for me and I will buy more windows!

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