CNN just wrapped up the final Democratic presidential town hall before next week's Iowa caucuses and, finally, the forum faced no direct television competition from a major sporting event, leading to some Republican voters tuning out "The Bachelor" to live-tweet their dismay and mock Bernie Sanders, Martin O'Malley and Hillary Clinton:
Most hilariously, there was this pair of unintentionally comedic tweets from Sen. Rand Paul while Sanders was up:
Then Rob Lowe reached back to "West Wing" to hit Sanders:
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