Esme Cribb

Esme Cribb is a newswriter for TPM in New York City. She can be found on Twitter @emquiry and reached by email at esme@talkingpointsmemo.com.

Articles by Esme

During the vice presidential debate earlier this week, Trump's running mate Mike Pence insisted that Donald Trump never said several of his most high-profile and controversial comments, virtually severing himself from the GOP nominee by the end of the night.

Trump adopted that tactic himself Sunday in the second presidential debate, flatly denying posting a tweet that invited his followers to look into a former Miss Universe's past and "check out" a sex tape that doesn't exist.

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