March 7, 2016 11:28 AM EST

While last night’s Democratic debate was still pretty cordial compared to what’s been happening with the GOP, Bernie Sanders made headlines for saying, “Excuse me, I’m talking” to Hillary Clinton. Some viewers perceived Sanders’ comment as sexist:

Others have said that they don’t feel Sanders was out of line and that calling his actions condescending is inappropriate:

At least the conversation never got into the size of any of the candidates’ genitals

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