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A Solid Romney Win Where It Matters

AZAnnie Wrote: Oct 23, 2012 11:21 AM
Carol, again you bring an "even", wise, and calming perspective on things as they really are. Thanks again. I always enjoy and look forward to what you have to say!

When analyzing who won a debate, you can look at a number of factors: Who achieved their overarchhing objective, who had the most memorable lines, who might have left behind ticking time bombs in terms of statements that will return to haunt them.  Looking at any of the three, Romney was the clear winner, and Obama the loser.

Obviously, Romney's overarching objective wasn't to score debate points on Benghazi or Syria.  It was to prove that he is competent, calm, knowledgeable and -- most emphatically -- not a warmonger.  It was to make sure he seemed presidential.  He achieved it.  By...