The First Democratic Presidential Primary Debate: A Closer Look

  • Published: 27 June 2019
  • Seth takes a closer look at the first Democratic presidential debate of the 2020 election.
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  • Sir Wolfenstein Reveli

    Donald Trump may not be the classiest person in the world but at least he cares about America. News flash dems the world is not ending in twelve years. Stop worrying about the climate. There are more pressing issues like I don’t know, the drug epidemic, homelessness, disease infested cities because of rats, lack of respect for the police that risk their lives everyday to protect us, illegal immigration that is costing each of us and also causing the crisis on the southern border that affects little children. Work hard, don’t give up, treat others the way you want to be treated and life will get better for all of us.

    • Alvin Kuai
      Alvin Kuai  1 weeks back


      • Gerald Rogers
        Gerald Rogers  2 weeks back

        You don't know how lucky you are in America...You have a strong leader that has revived your economy, your military, and affirms your judeo christian culture...that authored your constitution - and created the most powerful nation the world has ever seen. 
        It's heart breaking to see so many media people (that shape the way people think) constantly mock your leader...and sneer at God.
        Here in socialist Europe we took for granted our Judeo/Christian heritage ...and now it is increasingly being abandoned...We are increasingly confused. We don't know who we are or what we stand for...we have loosened our grip on integrity and truth. 
        We have lots of leaders that are driving their nations into the ground. The EU government is becoming increasingly totalitarian...and destroying European cultures.
        There's an old truth....Do to others - what you would have done to yourselves. It looks to me as if many have lost their moral compass...The curse of fundamental secularism...expressed in the new radical fools gold. America is straying into a dark place. 
        Until you stop mocking and tearing down...your own light will continue to dim.

        • Wafflepudding
          Wafflepudding  2 weeks back

          "Boring!" - It's a presidential debate, not thunderdome asshole. Some things are not meant to be judged by their entertainment value.

          • Ivan Miller
            Ivan Miller  2 weeks back

            Personally I’m not to fond of Warren because of how poorly she speaks of the republicans.
            I want the the parties to get along, and I want the Green Party to be able to get in on the action.

            • Joel
              Joel  3 weeks back

              Is there a tie between pro-Israeli Mainstream Media and Tulsi Gabbard smear campaign?
              Time to bring up the 500-pound gorilla into the conversation
              Although all the Jewish people I know are great, it nevertheless is necessary to point out that small faction of them are literally trying to destroy Tulsi’s campaign. At first, I did not want to believe it, but somehow there seems to be a pattern between the nastiest, most biased smear article against Tulsi and a small but extremely powerful (and vocal) fraction of the Jewish community.
              1. Most recent article: The New York time article trying to portray Tulsi as some kind of weirdo. Founder of the New-York time:
              2. Right after the first debate Tamara Keith and Ben Shapiro (check their background) came up with a total hit piece on Tulsi, intentionally confusing ‘Isolationsim’ with ‘Non-interventionism’:
              3. One of the most disgusting smear piece ever comes from the Daily Beast, wonderfully rebutted by Matt Taibbi of Rolling Stone magazine: Note the background of DB editor in chief: who is also a former military contractor
              4. Finally here is Seth Meyer’s: who has been totally ignoring Tulsi while she had been the center of attention in both debates.
              Next you are going to ask the question, but why? The answer is that Tulsi’s intent for the US to remove the US military from the middle east is scaring pro-Israeli groups, who would desperately want to keep the US there to fight on their behalf. This is a misguided, knee-jerking approach, because Tulsi’s diplomatic approach would be best for Israel in the long run.

              • Chaitanya Srishti
                Chaitanya Srishti  3 weeks back

                no tulsi? okay, biased ppl, byebye.

                • Double_R
                  Double_R  3 weeks back

                  This show became a trump bashing show with repetitive jokes... Kind of wish they would expand their horizons... Enjoyed it more when it first came out

                  • ryvr madduck
                    ryvr madduck  3 weeks back

                    A loser talking about losers, pathetic.

                    • guezcisco
                      guezcisco  3 weeks back

                      The debate was funnier than seth

                      • Southern Fried Cynic
                        Southern Fried Cynic  3 weeks back

                        The clear winner of this debate was Trump.

                        • Sue W
                          Sue W  3 weeks back

                          Just biased BS! Why not make fun of the DemonRats? There's plenty of material there!!!

                          • BRIMTIME !!!!!!!
                            BRIMTIME !!!!!!!  3 weeks back

                            TRUMP 2020

                            • Carol Benson
                              Carol Benson  3 weeks back

                              What a strange conversation!

                              • Cris Burke
                                Cris Burke  3 weeks back

                                "Orange Man Bad" HAHAHAHAHAH

                                • Get a Life
                                  Get a Life  3 weeks back

                                  Make sure you choose the best socialist to try beating the champ!

                                  • Andy Og
                                    Andy Og  3 weeks back

                                    Yang gang

                                    • Richard Grady
                                      Richard Grady  3 weeks back

                                      Dems, get behind Warren!!!

                                      • Richard Grady
                                        Richard Grady  3 weeks back

                                        dRumpf, You are SICK!

                                        • Jonny Watts
                                          Jonny Watts  3 weeks back

                                          Trump may be incapable of sharing attention, but Seth Meyers is incapable of doing a video about the fucking *Democratic debates* without having to go out of his way to talk about Trump. Pot, meet kettle.

                                          • DesiringSpace
                                            DesiringSpace  4 weeks back

                                            TRUMP 2020

                                            • Zaraki Kon
                                              Zaraki Kon  4 weeks back

                                              Why do I get an image of Homer Simpson in my head when I see Trump's Tweets about this debate ??

                                              • Frepa Gioerne
                                                Frepa Gioerne  4 weeks back

                                                Seth Meyers gave us Trump with his famous joke while he licked Obongo's ass at the WHCD back in 2011.Now he's trying to appear more left than is left left

                                                • mejestic 12
                                                  mejestic 12  4 weeks back

                                                  What's the point of this TV show and this you tube channel?? I mean really? What's he talking about? Is he in pain or something?

                                                  • Dorothy Dean
                                                    Dorothy Dean  4 weeks back

                                                    League of Women Voters once ran REAL debates for presidential candidates. League runs fair, nonpartisan, no "horse race" nonsense. Parties chose to use existing not-really-a-debate format. A loss for voters.

                                                    • Soul Journ
                                                      Soul Journ  1 months back

                                                      When I go to the bathroom to take a piss, I have four urinals to choose from, each one has a picture of AOC/OMAR/PRESSLEY and TLAIB. So throughout the day I get to PISS ON EACH ONE OF THEM! Life is good when you get to piss on your favorite squad member........

                                                      • shakarbasnyat1
                                                        shakarbasnyat1  1 months back

                                                        6:45 Seth has a very similar face features with the guy

                                                        • argieMJ
                                                          argieMJ  1 months back

                                                          No mention of Julián Castro? Wow .

                                                          • Paul Edwards
                                                            Paul Edwards  1 months back

                                                            Imagine having your way to 'stand out' be that you immediately alienate 46% of the American population.

                                                            • Karen Moore
                                                              Karen Moore  1 months back


                                                              • Ding-a-ling
                                                                Ding-a-ling  1 months back

                                                                You really think these Mexico loving morons can beat Trump. Better get your box of tissues.

                                                                • Clothilde
                                                                  Clothilde  1 months back

                                                                  “Oh Sorry, are you not entertained Caligula?” I laughed so bloody much at that. 😂

                                                                  • fabian lopez
                                                                    fabian lopez  1 months back

                                                                    16:37 whose that girl in the red..???

                                                                    • o
                                                                      o  1 months back

                                                                      Not one question was answered satisfactorily, in detail. Sad Demo here.

                                                                      • Incredible World
                                                                        Incredible World  1 months back

                                                                        Useful video! Always keep doing nice content and you will develop very quickly! Subscribe to our channel and then we could subscribe to your channel!

                                                                        • Prefix 2008
                                                                          Prefix 2008  1 months back

                                                                          Donald trump is the best president since Abraham Lincoln and Harry Truman

                                                                          • nanobugs9
                                                                            nanobugs9  1 months back

                                                                            I think his vocabulary is literally 0 words 0.0001 murmuring.

                                                                            • Micah Weber
                                                                              Micah Weber  1 months back

                                                                              lol is that a real clip of tim ryan?

                                                                              • Ethan Kunz
                                                                                Ethan Kunz  1 months back

                                                                                If you thought that the DNC debate was a refreshing portrayal of real political are insane. It was horrifyingly stupid.

                                                                                • Firecracker
                                                                                  Firecracker  1 months back

                                                                                  this guys eyes are so freaky. Its like fish eyes, probally because he spends all his time trying to make fun of Trump. He literally uses Trump for all his content

                                                                                  • GamerLuna
                                                                                    GamerLuna  1 months back

                                                                                    News anchors screwing up makes news actually interesting lol

                                                                                    • Traci Sims
                                                                                      Traci Sims  1 months back

                                                                                      Oh God, I haven't watched any Trump bullshit for two weeks and I came back to...this.

                                                                                      • abr xas
                                                                                        abr xas  1 months back

                                                                                        Thanks to Bo Burnham I know what the word "pandering" means, thanks to Beto O'Rourke I know what "pandering" is.

                                                                                        • Husaam el-Mohiuddin حسام المحي الدين

                                                                                          lol trump bashing is sooooo funny

                                                                                          • Chocolateturtle85
                                                                                            Chocolateturtle85  1 months back

                                                                                            6:22 “Woah!”

                                                                                            • Mack Black
                                                                                              Mack Black  1 months back

                                                                                              Seth, the democratic convention was even more boring than your show (as impossible as that sounds).

                                                                                              • Mimi YuYu
                                                                                                Mimi YuYu  1 months back

                                                                                                Congress man Delaney?


                                                                                                Camera man pans wide out.
                                                                                                Halfway through his answer....

                                                                                                I found him!!!

                                                                                                • ObstacleTurtle
                                                                                                  ObstacleTurtle  1 months back

                                                                                                  This isn't really a closer look at the debate as much as it is insulting the candidates on their appearance rather than their policies.

                                                                                                  • Gabriel Gomez
                                                                                                    Gabriel Gomez  1 months back

                                                                                                    Someone obviously has never watched a closer look before.