GOP declares Mike Pence “clear winner” of VP debate…before it started

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence delivers his State of the State address to a joint session of the Legislature at the Statehouse Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

FARMVILLE, Va. (WIAT) — Tuesday evening, the GOP published an article declaring Republican VP nominee Mike Pence the “clear winner” of the debate, hours before he took the stage.

The website GOP.com said, “Americans from all across the country tuned in to watch the one and only Vice Presidental debate. During the debate, we helped fact check and monitor the conversation in real-time @GOP. The consensus was clear after the dust settled, Mike Pence was the clear winner of the debate.”

The only problem, of course, is that the dust hasn’t even fallen. The debate will broadcast live tonight at 8 p.m. CT.

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