Seating the candidates at a table reduces Obama’s natural advantage in staging. He’s taller and more comfortable standing and walking around. So this format is better for McCain (I admit it, I never understood why McCain’s folks thought a town-meeting style was better for him on TV, which is what matters).
On the menu today: You know what we’re talking about today -- that Godforsaken festival of incoherent crosstalk that was allegedly a presidential debate. It Figures That a Dumpster Fire of a Year Like This Would Bring Us a ‘Debate’ Like This Last night, I thought the first presidential debate of the ... Read More