Elections

Lovefest: MSNBC Moderator Hugs Bernie And Hillary After Debate

Derek Hunter Contributor

In a rare show of affection between debate moderator and participants, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow hugged Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders after questioning them both.

Fox News’s Brit Hume found such an obvious and affectionate embrace to be unique.

Rachel Maddow hugs Bernie Sanders after MSNBC debate: Screen capture

Rachel Maddow hugs Bernie Sanders after MSNBC debate: Screen capture

Rachel Maddow hugs Hillary Clinton after MSNBC debate: Screen capture

Rachel Maddow hugs Hillary Clinton after MSNBC debate: Screen capture

Conversely, co-moderator Chuck Todd simply shook hands with the candidates.

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