In case you missed it, Politicon is a “nonpartisan, unconventional convention” or something according to their website. Basically lots of schtuff went down there over the weekend, namely the Ben Shapiro vs Cenk Uygur debate. It went about as well for Cenk as you would expect (see PARODY: The Young Turks Post-Election Meltdown! and Cenk Uygur Freak Out Meltdown! (The Young Turks Parody)).
Seriously, if you thought the last round of Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier was a beat down, feast your eyes on the ownage below. Shapiro completely murderizes Cenk.
On identity politics:
On health care reform:
In all seriousness, this is why it pays to be well versed in reality vs virtue signaling. Take notes fellow puffed up leftists. The debate was over the minute it began and it quickly devolved into a rather embarrassing public spanking. All because Cenk simply spouted catch phrases and talking points as fast as his tiny lips could do so. And in rather predictable fashion, might I add. Meanwhile Shapiro came armed with facts and statistics, as per usual (see Ben Shapiro Throws Down on Anti-Free Speech College Snowflakes in Congressional Hearing and BOOM! Ben Shapiro Lays Waste To Vapid Leftist In Transgender Debate).
But credit where due. It’s worth pointing out Cenk at least showed up to the debate. You know, rather than pulling a Berkeley and burning the place down instead. See SCARED MUCH? UC Berkeley Says it Can’t Host Ben Shapiro Due to ‘Lack of Space’
But really, how satisfying is it to see Cenk desperately fail at holding his own against Ben? Almost as satisfying as this: