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Say No to Feisty Liberal Moderators

Matt in N.C. Wrote: Oct 24, 2012 10:07 AM
Republicans are too clueless, too spineless, or too comfortable being shat upon to run their own primary debates without adversarial leftist moderators from the government media. It's unreasonable to expect that they'll stand up to Dems in the general election.
Illbay Wrote: Oct 24, 2012 2:01 PM
See my comment after yours, regarding former GOP Rep. Bob Michel.
In the final debate, liberal CBS anchorman Bob Schieffer did it right. He moderated without asserting his own political opinions. Indeed, if this was all you had as a compass, you'd never know where he leaned. It was a welcome change from the Raddatz and Crowley libfests.

On the morning after the debate, CBS invited Fox's Bill O'Reilly to discuss the debate performances. Interestingly enough, he faulted them all, while CBS's Charlie Rose defended them all.

Rose tried to suggest these debates reveal something more than policy differences, they reveal demeanor and temperament. "Well, then let's have Dr. Phil interview...