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Romney Dominates In First Debate

rkane393 Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 10:29 AM
I watched the pieces about Romney at the RNC and felt that he was a very decent man and (quite frankly) had character traits I admire. I felt a lot better about the Romney/Ryan ticket once I got that glimpse of the man.

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...