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LIVE OPEN THREAD: The Final Debate

AEH1988 Wrote: Oct 22, 2012 10:09 PM
Getting out no matter what in 2014 is not responsible. What if Afghanistan has gone down the tubes by then even more than it has now? As I mentioned here during the Biden/Ryan debate, if we're going to get out in 2014 no matter what, why wait 2 years? Why not get out now?

Round three: Barack Obama v. Mitt Romney.  Tonight, non-stop foreign policy for 90 minutes.  Enough to hold American voters' attention, even in a economy-focused election year?  And in direct competition with Monday Night Football and game seven of the NLCS?  We shall see, but my suspicion is that tonight can only be a game-changer if one of two things happens: (1) Romney soundly defeats Obama -- which could prove a fatal blow to the president's re-election prospects -- or (2) Romney gaffes royally, raising questions about his suitability to be Commander-in-Chief.  The Republican nominee needs to show himself to...