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Romney Left Obama On The Ropes

Phineas T. Bluster Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 10:39 AM
It happened. I didn't watch the whole debacle, but was watching when that occurred. Apparently Lehrer was not an effective lapdog, and got called down for it.

BARACK OBAMA hasn't been in a high-stakes, nationally televised presidential debate in nearly four years. Mitt Romney was in plenty of them over the past 18 months. Last night, it showed.

Heading into yesterday's encounter at the University of Denver, polls showed that voters by a wide margin were expecting Obama to win the three debates that he and Romney have agreed to. But not only did the president fail to knock out his challenger last night, there were long stretches when it wasn't even clear he had remembered to lace up his gloves. On issue after issue, in exchange...