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Just before the start of tonight’s thrilling GOP debate, CNBC anchor Joe Kernan responded to an explanation of why Republicans decided to hold the debate in Boulder, Colorado. Did he think it’s because the state is politically diverse and a swing state? No.

“Here I thought it was because we could get some really good bud,” he said.

At least he didn’t say it in an Indian accent.

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