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Fri Dec 1, 2023, 03:23 PM Dec 1

Newsom Had The Sickest Burn During His Debate With DeSantis And Hannity [View all]

Last edited Fri Dec 1, 2023, 08:48 PM - Edit history (1)

Even though he was outmatched 2 to 1, Newsom completely owned DeSantis for a full 90 minutes.

By Red Painter — December 1, 2023

Gavin Newsom is the absolutely best surrogate for the Biden/Harris campaign. He is right up there with Pete Buttigieg in terms of handling the craziness from the right wing echo chamber. And Newsom's skills were on shining display on Thursday when he debated Ron DeSantis (with a solid assist from Hannity). Even in a 2 to 1 situation, Newsom dominated for the full 90 minutes.

One of the absolute best moments was when he launched into a full throated defense of the Biden/Harris record and ended with a zinger that will definitely be in ads for both sides for the next few months...until DeSantis drops out.

NEWSOM: I'm here to tell the truth about the Biden/Harris record and compare and contrast it with Ron DeSantis' record...points of contrast that are as different as daylight and darkness. You want to bring us back to pre-1960s world. America, in reverse. You want to roll back hard earned national rights on voting rights, on civil rights, LGBTQ rights, on women's rights, not just access to abortion, but also access to contraception. You want to weaponize grievance. You are focusing on false separateness. You in particular, Ron, want to create a cultural purge intimidating and humiliating people you disagree with. You and President Trump are really trying to light democracy on fire. So Sean, there are profound differences tonight. And I look forward in engaging. But there's one thing in closing that we have in common, that is neither of us will be the nominee for our party in 2024.


K.O. In the first round.

https://crooksandliars.com/2023/11/newsom-had-sickest-burn-during-his-debate

Now that's how you do it.......

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That's how it's fucking done! Blue Owl Dec 1 #1
Rec Yes! Cha Dec 1 #19
KnR Hekate Dec 1 #2
I loved when he told DeSantis to bow out and let Nikki Haley try and beat Trump. ificandream Dec 1 #3
That twisted little motherfucker DeSantis was sputtering Sky Jewels Dec 1 #4
His cardboard lifts were suddenly soaked in piss. rubbersole Dec 1 #5
Omg, I'd forgotten about that. Sky Jewels Dec 1 #13
I found it. ShazzieB Dec 1 #17
JFC Sky Jewels Dec 1 #24
He doesn't have the charisma to become a cult leader. calimary Dec 1 #28
If that is the best work god can do, he needs to be fired immediately. SamKnause Dec 1 #32
Darn, thought I'd see him walk on water. KS Toronado Dec 2 #40
Freaky. efhmc Dec 2 #44
deSaster's the closest thing most of us will see to a Joe Pesci character in real life peppertree Dec 1 #11
Yep, a combative little freak who is brimming with insecurities Sky Jewels Dec 1 #14
Perfectly put. peppertree Dec 1 #16
"I'm funny, how? I mean funny like I'm like a clown?" Sky Jewels Dec 1 #23
Agrre 3auld6phart Dec 1 #6
K&R I refused to give Fox Noise my viewership, but now I wished I had. ffr Dec 1 #7
It is available on YouTube. SamKnause Dec 1 #33
Newsom is a formidable debater against any Repug. Septua Dec 1 #8
Ouch! ProfessorGAC Dec 1 #9
I suspect Newsom is upping his national creds. Xolodno Dec 1 #10
I wonder if Hannity expects to be a shadow adviser to Newsom like he was to Trump. ificandream Dec 1 #25
More likely Hannity thinks his gig at Fox might be up, or shelved a bit. Xolodno Dec 1 #26
Is The Full Video Available Anywhere? WiVoter Dec 1 #12
This message was self-deleted by its author ificandream Dec 1 #30
Here ya go... ificandream Dec 1 #31
Thank You! WiVoter Dec 1 #34
Who is the asshole in the corner? idahoblue Dec 2 #45
To my knowledge, Fox hasn't put out a clean version publicly. ificandream Dec 2 #46
! LudwigPastorius Dec 1 #15
Love Ali. MorbidButterflyTat Dec 1 #36
Rec Yes! Brilliant.. and I liked this part, too.. Cha Dec 1 #18
Kicking!! ffr Dec 1 #22
Lol Cha Dec 1 #29
Role model material right there. 2naSalit Dec 1 #20
This was one of the best bits (90 seconds) Please Watch: IcyPeas Dec 1 #21
DAYUM he's good! calimary Dec 1 #27
He is MorbidButterflyTat Dec 1 #37
All of what you said and hopefully our candidate and president come '28 PortTack Dec 2 #39
that is outstanding Skittles Dec 1 #35
I watched that part, and clips of the debate....my gawd white boots is such an inadequate personality PortTack Dec 2 #38
I don't agree with the 'outmatched' wording onetexan Dec 2 #41
I just wish he hadn't referred to Benedict Donald as "President Trump"..... gag trusty elf Dec 2 #42
Newsome was not outmatched. He was outnumbered Bernardo de La Paz Dec 2 #43
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