Quick Points on the Debate | Jay Nordlinger - The Corner NRO
HT - Thursday links, with contrapposto - Maggie's Farm
Who lost? The American people!
For the life of me I can not see the value of debates at the presidential level; it's a media circus and offensive to the intellect ... nothing is accomplished because the collapsed and concentrated format eliminates the ability to thoroughly discuss issues (something the candidates avoid at all costs anyway).
Check out Nordlinger's painful comments through the main link above.