A.M. Links: Bernie vs. Hillary Debate Tonight in Brooklyn, Kobe Bryant Retires from NBA, Trump 2016 Nearly As Unpopular As David Duke 1992
Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton will face off tonight in Brooklyn at a Democratic presidential debate airing on CNN.
- According to a new poll, Donald Trump "is the most unpopular top-tier presidential candidate over more than three decades…except for former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke."
- Paul Ryan says that he is not running for president this year. But according to one influential pundit, "Paul Ryan is still running for president."
- "President Obama touted the U.S.-led coalition's air campaign against ISIS Wednesday, even as political turmoil in Iraq and flares of violence in Syria threaten to jeopardize hard-fought gains."
- Kobe Bryant played the final game of his pro basketball career last night.
- Sean Hannity on his admiring coverage of Donald Trump: "I'm not a journalist!"