Every day in 2016 is unlike anything we've seen before in presidential politics. September 30th was no different. The day began with Donald Trump tweeting about a sex tape at 5:30 AM and ended with news breaking of Trump's brief appearance in a soft-core Playboy film. The issue is not his cameo but his hypocrisy (and sexism) in trying to shame former Miss Universe, Alicia Machado, by falsely claiming that she had a "sex tape."

An offensive early morning tweetstorm from Trump against Alicia Machado captivated the political world:

Trump Machado tweet

Trump’s attempt to shame Machado was met with appropriate criticism.

Hours later, BuzzFeed’s Andrew Kaczynski tweeted this:

Which elicited another round of commentary: