Is Sneering A Good Debate Strategy?

I was a bit disappointed with last night’s debate. I thought both candidates more or less articulated the same foreign policy, with subtle distinctions. I am not a fan of our current foreign policy approach, which I won’t go into here, so the lack of meaty discussion troubled me.

Obviously Obama didn’t accomplish what he needed to do — although it was interesting to watch him try to knock out Romney early. And obviously Romney passed the test of appearing at least as presidential as Obama.


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