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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is seen on screens in the media center during the presidential debate between Clinton and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at Hofstra University, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, in Hempstead, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Locher)
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The trends and what people are saying on Twitter during the first presidential debate

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is seen on screens in the media center during the presidential debate between Clinton and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at Hofstra University, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, in Hempstead, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton squared off against each other in the first presidential debate, so of course, people around the nation had plenty to say.

Some people did some fact checking for each candidate, while others took expected digs at the Republican and Democratic nominees, with several reactions on either side. Many topics started trending during the night, as well, whether from a strong statement by a candidate or just what either was discussing.

Here’s what people were saying while the presidential debate was taking place:

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