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A Battle of Intellects -- and Temperaments

Pat2881 Wrote: Oct 12, 2012 12:17 AM
Red, only the kool aid drinking true believers were impressed with Biden's performance tonight. As a woman, I found him insufferable with his smirking, laughter and general obnoxious behavior. In days to come, it will simply become more ridiculous and inexcusable to anyone who has more than two functioning neurons in their cranium.

Everyone already knew Paul Ryan has a first-class intellect.  Tonight, he proved that he has a first-class temperament, too.  That's what was required to tolerate the histrionics trotted out by Joe Biden.  Granted, everyone's always known Biden's got something quite a bit dimmer than a first-class intellect; tonight, he tried to compensate by bringing heat where he can't shed light.  As a result, he was grinning, snorting, smirking, sighing, grimacing, interrupting -- and winding the whole thing up with a whine about Paul Ryan's time (when he himself had actually gotten more).  Perhaps the creepiest part was his mugging through the...