Limbaugh: "The new senator from New York seems to be marginally hotter than the former senator, and I think will probably be less stressful on the eyes as we watch her age. You know how unfair our culture is to women"
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As Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump campaigned in New Hampshire, media outlets hyped a "subdued" and "toned down" candidate, even going so far as to ask the presidential candidate "who are you, and what have you done with Donald Trump?" However, the media's portrayal of a different Trump is occurring as Trump continues to make extreme statements, including his support for forms of torture "a hell of a lot worse than waterboarding, and his remark that he could look Syrian refugee children in the face and say "you can't come" to America.