CNN’s Jim Acosta Describes Showdown Between Two Disliked Candidates as ‘Barf Bag Election’

Screen Shot 2016-06-21 at 11.12.15 PMBarf. Bag. Election.

Reams of journalism, analysis, and punditry have failed to find such a succinct expression of our current political moment.

In three words CNN’s Jim Acosta articulated the conundrum that faces voters this November, when two historically disliked candidates will clash at the ballot box.

“Don this is boiling down to be a barf bag election,” Acosta told anchor Don Lemon. “It is a competition between who is the least unpopular.”

Acosta, bard of the age.

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