Things got a little awkward between the two presidential nominees at Thursday night’s Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner in New York.
Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump delivered gentle, often uncomfortable, roasts of each other and themselves, but Trump’s jokes seemed to cross the line, with a few pokes eliciting boos from many of the attendees.
Clinton’s speech, on the other hand, seemed to be more of a crowd-pleaser for the leaders of the Roman Catholic archdiocese, as well as influential New Yorkers and donors, present.
On Friday, when Trump announced on Twitter that he won Wednesday’s final presidential debate, Clinton decided to revive her role as roastmaster and took one more crack at Trump:
Editor’s note: Donald Trump regularly incites political violence and is a serial liar, rampant xenophobe, racist, misogynist and birther who has repeatedly pledged to ban all Muslims — 1.6 billion members of an entire religion — from entering the U.S.