These liberal tweets say it all (hat tip, Eliana Johnson). It was a rout. In my pre-debate, post-debate assessment I couldn’t have been more wrong. I said that Mitt would win, but it would be close. It was a rout. I said that Obama would be eloquent on defense. He was petulant and irritable. I said the debate wouldn’t be sufficiently substantive. It was almost all substance. Finally, I said the debate wouldn’t move the polling needle, but the snap polls are very promising.
I’ve never been more happy to be wrong. [Read more...]