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Palin Biden Debate

Video: Presidential Debate Town-Hall

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

FULL DEBATE COVERAGE, ANALYSIS Watch the town-hall presidential debate live with CNN's player. -OR- Watch it streamed live on Hulu. --- Earlier ...

SSM (Sewage Stream Media) Intimidate MSM on Palin

Robert S. McElvaine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert S. McElvaine

Here's my message to the Mainstream Media -- Get some ovaries! Tell it like it is, so the American public won't be misled into thinking that Palin demonstrated that she is qualified for national office.

Sarah Palin Has An Eyelash Problem (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin has an eye-lash problem: Update: She also seemed to spend half the debate winking at America. Was she trying to woo us...or pull someth...

Chick-Flick Club Falls in Love with Joe Biden

Laney Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laney Margolis

Biden's stories had a quality of being "lived," compared to Palin's stories, which often appeared to be made up. And, in one small but unforgettable moment of tearfulness, Biden revealed himself to be profoundly and genuinely human.

Colorado Women Come Out For McCain-Palin

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

Likely most of the media will call the vice-presidential debate for Joe Biden. But Sarah Palin is that voice small town America has been yearning for, and her voice's reach, beyond the current election, has yet to be measured.

Biden Sparring Partner Gov. Granholm: "Never about a Gotcha Moment but about McCain's Record"

Walter Sorg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Walter Sorg

Joe Biden's pre-debate opponent, Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm, says every statement by Sarah Palin last night was anticipated in debate prep. G...

Nature Abhors a Vacuum but so do Wingnuts: The Bailout and our National Security

Lorelei Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lorelei Kelly

Conservative lip service to ideas like free markets and a strong defense produced neither. These "values" were never actually turned into priorities for policy making.

What the Palin-Biden Debate Really Told us

Carl Bernstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carl Bernstein

Palin appeared to lack any semblance of the requisite depth, knowledge, or sense of history we should expect in a president or vice president. As a Republican former White House chief of staff said to me, "Palin is evidence of desperation; she is an embarrassment."

"Answer The Question!": Miami's South Beach Party Fed Up With Palin

John Hood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John Hood

South Beach, Florida could hardly be considered a hotbed of political activity, what with its sun-drenched days and liquor-soaked nights, politics are...

Nico Pitney

Biden Gets First Laugh Of The VP Debate | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joe Biden gets the first laugh of the night, calling the McCain-Palin health care plan "the ultimate bridge to nowhere." Watch:...

Palin Party: Liveblogging the VP Debate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"I may not answer the questions, but I'm going to say a whole lot of shit. Ask me anything and I will talk. What's that? Russia? Listen, I read a LOT of newspapers."

Jason Linkins

Biden Lowers Boom On McCain: Not A Maverick | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Presented with the contention that John McCain represented a set of "maverick" possibilities in governance, Senator Joe Biden offered up a spirited an...

Nico Pitney

Palin At Debate Refuses To Answer Question | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A strange moment in the debate, where Sarah Palin refuses to answer if her ticket would have to pull back on some campaign promises in light of the fi...

Joe Biden On VP Debate: "I'm Feeling Good"

CNN | Alexander Marquardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Boarding the train home to Delaware Wednesday night after voting for the Senate bailout bill, Biden told reporters, "I'm feeling good" about Thursday ...

2006 Gubernatorial Debate Offers Insight into Palin-Biden Faceoff

Larry Persily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Larry Persily

It was frustrating for me to ask questions of candidate Sarah Palin during that debate. Her stance: Ask, but don't expect an answer. Her Tactic: Avoid specifics as much as possible.

VP Debate: Biden-Palin Updates, Video, Highlights

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

More coverage of the debate in HuffPost's politics section. 10:35 - Sam Stein: An Obama aide summarizes the night's proceeding as such: Palin did a g...

Where Should the Bar Be Set for Sarah Palin?

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

As a result of her alarming interviews, doing better than expectations is no longer the bar for Palin. That ship has long passed. She must convince Americans that she won't destroy America.

VP Debate: Biden-Palin Video, Highlights

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

More coverage of the debate in HuffPost's politics section. 10:35 - Sam Stein: An Obama aide summarizes the night's proceeding as such: Palin did a g...

In Defense Of Sarah Palin

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

I have to at least try to defend the point she was (so badly) trying to make. Alaska was on the front lines of the Cold War. It's a valid point, especially with a newly-resurgent and newly-belligerent Russia.

Why the Debates Won't Matter (Hint: It's a Felony)

Marty Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marty Kaplan

This election won't be won or lost at the debates. Nor will it be determined by the two campaigns' "ground games." My fear is that the results will hang on the swing state voting systems' vulnerability to sabotage.

Palin On Biden: "I Think He Was First Elected When I Was Like In Second Grade"

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"I think he was first elected when I was like in second grade," Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin says of Sen. Joe Biden in part two of the interview she's done...