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Romney Dominates In First Debate

Drifter33 Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 7:58 AM
A president--even a "busy" one (which Obama is NOT--just look at his daily schedule)--should not need to have facts pounded into his head. The president is allegedly LIVING those facts, day in & day out--he should be able to easily tick them off, one at a time, any time. Obama's abysmal performance was merely a manifestation of his laziness & lack of focus. This is nothing new--he's been this way ALL ALONG. Only last night, Obama exposed himself for what he really is, and now nobody has an excuse for being further duped by this snake-oil salesman.
Summers Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 8:03 AM
Excellent observation, Drifter. You are spot on about his biggest problem - laziness.

Who was that man, and what has he done with Mitt Romney?  The Republican presidential nominee was more cheerful, more prepared, more specific, more informed and more energetic than President Obama tonight, resulting in a genuine rout.  Romney seemed eager to answer every question, Obama looked peeved and sluggish.  For every straw man argument the president raised, his challenger offered a lengthy and detailed rebuttal, in full command of the facts.  Romney won virtually every single exchange throughout the night -- on jobs, on deficits, on energy, on Medicare, on health care, and especially on the role of government.  Obama's...