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We Live-Tweeted the First Presidential Debate, and It Was Something Else

Monday night was the first presidential debate, and it was just as freewheeling and bizarre as we expected it to be. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took on topics ranging from the economy to the Iraq war, birtherism to racism. It was quite something. In case you couldn’t follow along, below are our tweets from Monday’s debate—really, the only way to react was with a deluge of GIFs.

Katherine Mirani is the News Editor for Her Campus. She graduated from Northwestern University's journalism school in 2015. Before joining Her Campus full time, she worked on investigative stories for Medill Watchdog and the Scripps News Washington Bureau. When not obsessing over journalism, Katherine enjoys pasta, ridiculous action movies, #longreads, and her cockatiel, Oreo.