Adland's 25 best tweets about the first presidential debate

Wendy Clark: "I work on Madison Avenue. You do not have a winning temperament."

It finally happened…the first debate of the presidential race. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump faced off at Hofstra University last night, and much of adland ditched the opening gala of Advertising Week to stay home to watch the debate.

Twitter has the proof. Some of the best one-liners came from CEOs, creative directors and digital strategists from the advertising industry.

Wendy Clark, CEO, DDB Worldwide

Matt Ian, Group Creative Director, Droga5

Erin Bury, Managing Director, 88 Creative

Tom Morton, SVP Strategy, R/GA

Jeremy Leon, VP Strategy, Laundry Service

Noah Mallin, Head of Social, North America, MEC

Tim Geoghegan, Freelance Creative Director

Steve Olson, Digital Strategist, Clarify Agency

Rachel Sklar, Founder, #ChangeTheRatio and The List

Megan Wintersteen, Strategy Director, Rokkan

Jason Stein, Founder and CEO, Laundry Service, Cycle

Nicolas Mejia, Creative Director, Ogilvy

Brian Morrissey, Editor-In-Chief, digiday

Gary Huang, social marketing manager, 360i

Jonathan Gardner, VP communications, Turn

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