It’s showtime! The Iowa caucuses begin tomorrow, so the campaign ridiculousness of the candidates is at an all-time high. We present some of the silliest moments of the final weekend before caucuses:
CBS News reporter John Dickerson asked Trump if he thought his Twitter feuds were “presidential” in an interview Sunday. In an admirable spin effort, the Republican candidate argued that his online spats are a sign of his consistency. “Well, I’m in Twitter wars before, really, I was a politician. And now I’m carrying it out,” Trump explained.
Cruz went in for a hug while on the campaign trial today and his daughter responded by trying to flick him on the nose, yelling “Ow, ow, ow!” and pulling away, as Cruz glanced nervously at the cameras.
— VaraBBC (@V100BBC) January 31, 2016
Eric and Donald Jr. took reporters on a hunting trip in Iowa, bagging several pheasants and discussing their love for more exotic game.
— Donald Trump Jr. (@DonaldJTrumpJr) January 29, 2016
On Saturday, Sanders swung for the hipster vote in a sing-along with Vampire Weekend and Dirty Projectors.
— Jason Horowitz (@jasondhorowitz) January 31, 2016
Photo via Gage Skidmore / Flickr (CC BY 2.0) | Remix by Max Fleishman