05/16/2014 10:16 am ET Updated May 16, 2014

Ted Cruz And Paul Ryan Forgot This Key Detail About Running For President

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There's a long checklist of tasks a politician must complete before she or he can run for president. You've got to court the top political consultants to your cause. Wine and dine at party fundraisers in New Hampshire. Familiarize yourself with all 99 damned counties in Iowa. Maybe write a book. But in the modern age, securing an online presence is near the top of the list.

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