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Watch (Cartoon) Hillary Clinton Strangle Bernie Sanders ...

... in 'Debateful Eight,' a Delightfully Violent Spoof From 'The Simpsons'

By Published on .

In this "Simpsons" spoof titled "The Debateful Eight," a hyperventilating Marge Simpson, roused from sleep by a nightmare about the 2016 presidential campaign, exclaims, "I can't take it anymore! Basic manners are gone from politics!" Homer helpfully encourages her to "think good thoughts" about "another America -- one where Republicans, Democrats and Donald Trump all get along." But of course that's just a pipe dream, and what ensues is a classic Simpsons segment complete with cartoon violence, including Ted Cruz wrestling with Trump and Hillary Clinton strangling Bernie Sanders with her pearl necklace. If only Itchy & Scratchy could be persuaded to enter the race...

Simon Dumenco, aka Media Guy, is an Ad Age editor-at-large. You can follow him on Twitter @simondumenco.

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