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Reviews: Laughing Joe Biden Was Condescending, Disrespectful, Arrogant

James1528 Wrote: Oct 13, 2012 10:10 PM
It is not necessary to dictate reactions. I watched the debate in a room where the volume was very low and visual cues became much more prominent. I honestly felt that the Vice president looked boorish and incredibly disrespectful. I have come to expect that there will be occasional interruptions in a debate; however the Vice President's interruptions were so ubiquitous that it became rapidly apparent that it was a tactic to bully his opponent. The media pundits merely echoed my own impressions. I find value in their insights because they historical experience covering debates and can give context to the behavior of the participants. Ryan gave far more specifics than Biden. I believe you have mistaken blowhard platitudes for knowledge.

Reaction is pouring in from last night's Vice Presidential debate, which quickly descended into a one man shout-fest: (1) The RNC produced a rapid response video showing a split-screen of Joe Biden laughing as Paul Ryan discussed serious issues.  This may have been Biden's rudest tic -- even more so than the relentless interrupting:
 


 

(2) An undecided female voter in Virginia calls Biden a "