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22 Tweets That Sum Up The Petty Nature Of The Democratic Debate

"Barack is probably at home reading scripts with the TV on mute."

Posted on September 12, 2019, at 10:53 p.m. ET

The Democratic debate on Thursday, the first of the 2020 campaign where all of the major candidates shared a stage, proved all the candidates are a little messy.

Zingers flew throughout the night, and people were here for it.

Here are some of the best tweets.

1.

Yang with a big stage version of the “pizza everyday” student government campaign promise! #DemocraticDebate

2.

Pete Buttigieg having to speak after Andrew Yang. #DemDebate

3.

obama’s at home right now eating ice cream watching the debate and just yelled “hey michelle come look that this shit lol”

4.

Obama every time he hears his name #DemDebate

5.

Me desperately bullshitting in my CV #DemDebate https://t.co/dhO9d2gZU9

6.

That moment when son threatens to takes dad's car keys away. #DemocraticDebate

7.

When even the crowd is enjoying the fighting and not the debate itself. #DemocraticDebate

8.

Biden, on any question #DemocraticDebate

9.

Barack is probably at home reading scripts with the TV on mute. #DemDebate

10.

Andrew Yang finally getting to talk not realizing Elizabeth Warren is about steal his time #DemocraticDebate

11.

Watching the #demdebate has me like that girl from Jason Derulo’s #1 hit song “Talk Dirty” in that I don’t understand

12.

@KamalaHarris saying Trump’s ego is “like in the Wizard of Oz, you pull back the curtain and it’s a small dude.” #DemocraticDebate

13.

HARRIS: we need to address the elephant in the room: Caroline Calloway. My admin— BIDEN: I would never have associated with her in the first place SANDERS: excuse me, the goal should be to empower the Natalies in our influencer economy YANG: where are the Yale plates

14.

Bernie starts speaking: his arms #DemDebate

15.

"im fulfilling the legacy of Barack Obama and you're not" castro bringing the schoolyard roast to the democratic debate

16.

I am fulfilling the legacy of Barack Obama and you are not

17.

"Should we follow (Cory Booker)'s vegan diet" #DemocraticDebate

18.

Andrew Yang's "democracy dollars" reminds me of one thing and one thing only #DemDebate

19.

did joe biden just talk about a record player

20.

Campaign advisors when their candidate nails a joke. #DemDebate

21.

Did Biden just reference Kierkegaard???? #DemocraticDebate

And finally...

22.

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