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Bachmann's Vegas Nod

Bachmann opens by proclaiming, “This is one night where I hope what happens in Vegas doesn’t stay in Vegas!”

GOP Debate: Perry Is 'Authentic'

Rick Perry describes himself in his introduction as “an authentic conservative… not a conservative of convenience.”

GOP Debate: National Anthem

Strange that CNN insists on opening its debates with a rendition of the national anthem, but Fox doesn’t.

GOP Debate: Western Intro

CNN opens with a bizarre “western” intro, replete with cowboys, cattle, and rolling plains. These are the kind of issues…