Friday, October 03, 2008

Veep Live Debate: AlterNet's Six Pundits Give Verdict

Insofar as it matters at all this debate will probably go down as one in which Sarah Palin failed to answer many if any questions directly, but did empathise smirkingly with Main Street for the most part. But where Joe Biden resisted the urge to expose his opponent's ignorance of almost everything, while showing his own great knowledge and authenticity.

Don Hazen's observation that Palin failed to even notice her opponent's pain over his own bereavements was a smart one. And Markos Moulitsas Zuniga of the famous Daily Kos blog was on the money when he talked of Palin as like an Action Figure with a drawstring and various pre-recorded babbles cycling when it is pulled. Read all about it.

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