"Our Cartoon President" is taking a jab at Michael BloombergMichael BloombergPress: Even Jeff Bezos should pay income taxes What the Democrats should be doing to reach true bipartisanship 5 former Treasury secretaries back Biden's plan to increase tax enforcement on wealthy MORE's performance in this week’s Democratic presidential debate.

Critics skewered Bloomberg's responses to fierce attacks from his political rivals in the former New York mayor's first appearance on the debate stage in Las Vegas on Wednesday.

In a clip from an upcoming episode of Showtime's political satire shared exclusively with ITK, an animated Bloomberg is seen reflecting on how he fared.

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"That debate was a nightmare," Bloomberg groans to a faceless room of campaign advisers.

"Gentlemen, I have to be honest, I'm having second thoughts about buying this election," Bloomberg laments of his self-funded White House bid.

"Woah, don't tell me American hero Michael frickin' Bloomberg is throwing in the 10,000-thread-count towel!" one aide replies.

"I'm just not sure I have it in me. My campaign manager said I might have to shake a hand," Bloomberg says. 

But after walking through a rainy Times Square and seeing clips of fellow 2020 White House hopefuls Sens. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenOvernight Health Care: Takeaways on the Supreme Court's Obamacare decision | COVID-19 cost 5.5 million years of American life | Biden administration investing billions in antiviral pills for COVID-19 Democratic senators press PhRMA over COVID-19 lobbying efforts  Schumer vows to only pass infrastructure package that is 'a strong, bold climate bill' MORE (D-Mass.) and Bernie SandersBernie SandersOVERNIGHT ENERGY:  EPA announces new clean air advisors after firing Trump appointees |  Senate confirms Biden pick for No. 2 role at Interior | Watchdog: Bureau of Land Management saw messaging failures, understaffing during pandemic Overnight Health Care: Takeaways on the Supreme Court's Obamacare decision | COVID-19 cost 5.5 million years of American life | Biden administration investing billions in antiviral pills for COVID-19 Democratic senators press PhRMA over COVID-19 lobbying efforts  MORE (I-Vt.) playing on the big screens, Bloomberg appears reenergized.

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“Our Cartoon President” showrunner RJ Fried tells ITK that writers actually began scripting a Bloomberg storyline for the series months ago.

“Once Bloomberg actually hopped into the race, we reframed the story, knowing that the ninth-richest person in the world would not relish the day-to-day demands of a presidential campaign,” says Fried. “After his performance at the Nevada debate, all we needed to do was tweak a few jokes for the story to align with reality.”

The next episode of "Our Cartoon President" Sunday at 8:30 p.m. on Showtime.