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by Mike Vulpo | Mon., Sep. 26, 2016 8:17 PM
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And just like that, the first presidential debate for Decision 2016 has come to an end.
Moderated by NBC News' Lester Holt, the live televised event featured discussions themed to "America's Direction, Achieving Prosperity and Securing America."
In between topics ranging from national security to job creation, the Internet caught on to a few quotes and moments that resulted in memes, brand-new Twitter accounts and much more.
After watching the 90-minute debate, we're gathering the biggest moments according to the world wide web. Take a look at the highlights below.
Donald Trump's Sniffly Nose:
As soon as the debate kicked off, viewers noticed the businessman's case of the sniffles. Is this the new Hillary cough?
THE SNIFFLING!???? what is it???— Andy Cohen (@Andy) September 27, 2016
Where in the World Is Lester Holt?:
As the cameras stayed on the presidential nominees, some viewers were left wondering what happened to Lester.
"So, honey, how'd your debate thing go?"— BigHeadSports (@BigHeadSports) September 27, 2016
Lester Holt: pic.twitter.com/gwehR8hw2j
Hey Lester you a ref man! He not suppose to interrupt! Foul! Where the yellow flag blow a whistle!! pic.twitter.com/rxsPMyjLoe— Leslie Jones (@Lesdoggg) September 27, 2016
Law & Order Without Mariska Hargitay:
When the debate topic turned to gun laws, Donald expressed his support for "law and order." Soon after, the NBC drama hit the mind of some viewers.
"WE NEED LAW & ORDER."— Mina Kimes (@minakimes) September 27, 2016
Fact check: 20 seasons was enough.
Trump: “WE NEED TO BRING BACK LAW & ORDER" pic.twitter.com/dKS1YtW45N— Pete Blackburn (@PeteBlackburn) September 27, 2016
I do agree that one of the most important things about our country is the syndication of Law & Order. Specifically SVU. #debatenight— Molly McAleer (@molls) September 27, 2016
Donald denied one of his famous tweets from years ago after Hillary brought it to light. The Internet decided to resurface said-tweet and claimed it was deleted by his campaign after his remarks during the debate. Ultimately, it lives on.
This rumor that Trump is deleting his global warming tweets is not true: https://t.co/Q880onrHTC— Jack Landry (@j_landry1) September 27, 2016
Someone Call Sean Hannity:
When defending his position on Iraq, Donald brought up his relationship with the Fox News anchor. "I spoke to Sean Hannity, which—everyone refuses to call Sean Hannity!" Donald shared. "I had numerous conversations with Sean Hannity at Fox."
Sean Hannity hotline pic.twitter.com/M5CLtIL1zc— Jacki Antonovich (@jackiantonovich) September 27, 2016
Hillary Clinton's Shoulder Shake:
When it came to responding to some of her opponent's remarks, Hillary decided to just shake it off.
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