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10/11/2012 7:16 PM
BEST WAY  TO WIN A DEBATE FER  MITTENS OR RYAN-BABE:LIE OR PRETEND YE DIDN'T SAY IT OR BACK IT
10/11/2012 8:11 PM
So......be Obama?
10/11/2012 8:33 PM
Ryan will just say that all his half-baked ideas are not what Romney wants to do.

Vice President Biden has an edge because he doesn't have to defend himself the way Ryan does.
10/11/2012 8:39 PM
Posted by stinenavy on 10/11/2012 8:33:00 PM (view original):
Ryan will just say that all his half-baked ideas are not what Romney wants to do.

Vice President Biden has an edge because he doesn't have to defend himself the way Ryan does.
I would think biden would have to defend the presidents record.... that's not an easy task.
10/11/2012 10:36 PM
Nice failure by Ryan. Terrible performance by him.
10/11/2012 10:38 PM
Ryan just got crushed...this was about as Prophetic as a Cresten, JETS CRUSH THE WHOEVER THREAD.
10/11/2012 10:40 PM
Posted by swamphawk22 on 10/11/2012 6:51:00 PM (view original):
So lets analyze what each candidate needs to accomplish tonight.

Biden (crazy Joe):

Biden needs to do 2 things. He needs to stop the flood to the other side and set the tone for the recovery.

Biden cannot look crazy or gaffe. He doesnt need to be great. He doesnt really need to win. He CANNOT appear to lose. He needs to draw even at least.

And even is pretty big ground. So that will be his goal.

He needs to raise some issues that Obama can focus on. He needs to make the Romney plan look complex, and unworkable.

He does need at least one "Crazy Joe" moment. He needs a line where he shocks the crowd and zings Ryan.

Biden needs a "You are no Jack Kennedy" line.

Paul Ryan (Techno Wonk):

Ryan has to win. No doubt about it.

If Ryan cannot beat Biden, even if it is just by a field goal, the next debate become all or nothing for Romney.

If Ryan wins it is all or nothing for Obama in the next one.

So what does Ryan need to do.

He needs to be warm and cuddly. He needs to discuss the framework for saving America. He needs to point out a path that is smart, but isnt cruel.

He cannot get too technical. He cannot get pushed into a corner where he talks about the tough measures that need to happen.


All in all Ryan has a little bigger task for tonight.

Biden, as always, is the wild card.

If he comes out swinging as Crazy Joe the Debate could go south for him quick.

If he can control the rage and be as clever and funny as he can be Ryan could be on the ropes.

Prediction....Biden blows it by being too aggresive and makes a gaffe and Ryan just plays ball control. Republicans by 7.5

I hope you didn't bet the house....and you almost nailed the prediction of you're no Jack Kennedy line.

10/11/2012 10:40 PM
cue the violins...

whereas many Obama supporters acknowledged that Romney "won" the first debate, it will be interesting to see how the Cons try and spin this one.

10/11/2012 10:42 PM
Incapable of admitting defeat. 
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10/11/2012 11:03 PM
Draw.

Don't think either one moved the needle.
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