A conversation on abortion took a turn when Tim Kaine questioned Donald Trump’s ability to lead by criticizing his past statements on Mexican immigrants. “Senator, you whipped out that Mexican thing again,” Pence responded.
(Here’s the full transcript of their exchange.) “That Mexican thing” immediately struck a chord with debate-watchers.
Already, http://www.thatMexicanthing.com redirects back to Hillary Clinton campaign’s official website.
Read the entire article, including live tweets from social media users: ‘That Mexican Thing’: Mike Pence VP Debate Comment Sparks Website, Twitter Hashtag — KTLA
A record 84 million people watched the first face-off between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton last week. And those who tuned in for a spectacle were not disappointed. By comparison, the matchup tonight between their respective No. 2s should pack all the excitement of a televised taste test between Triscuits and Wheat Thins.
Republican Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and Democratic Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine—similarly earnest, avuncular figures, born a year apart, both with experience in Congress and as chief executives of their respective states but without big national profiles—will likely each turn in a competent performance tonight. (The two take the stage at 9 p.m. E.ST., at Longwood University in Farmville, Va., and the event will be broadcast by CBS.)
Read the entire article: Mike Pence versus Tim Kaine: What to Watch For in the Vice Presidential Debate — Fortune