Lunar Landings and Lies Republican Debate Veers Toward the Absurd

The US Republican candidates' debate in Florida quickly devolved into a horror show of absurdities on Thursday night as candidates argued about immigration and moon colonies. Mitt Romney was branded the winner, but the real losers were the viewers, the truth and politics in general.
Mitt Romney (r) was considered the winner over rival Newt Gingrich (l) in the latest Republican debate.

Mitt Romney (r) was considered the winner over rival Newt Gingrich (l) in the latest Republican debate.

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