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The President looked kind of tired to me.  Romney looked like he had sad eyes a lot when he had to listen to Obama.  Both engaged in a pretty decent debate about some serious issues tonight.  That was a nice surprise.  Romney, who was hungry for a last chance, was debating his little heart out.  If this was a contest of energy and style, then Romney won by default, because Obama didn't have any.  As for whether or not Romney won any new voters tonight from this debate, time will tell.  

One thing of particular note tonight.  Romney has been playing to his base a lot but tonight it was pretty clear that he doesn't have a plan for anything because he really doesn't give a shit.  He's gonna govern with the majority in congress.  He's not a Sarah or a Newt.  He's a Bush.  I think that came across pretty clearly tonight.  Voters can decide whether they want another Bush in the white house or if they want Obama for 4 more years.  

I think the race will be a fight to the end.  Romney can fuck himself like nobody can, but he proved tonight that he's not gonna quit, so, we can't breath easy until we win on election night.  

I am pretty sure that the President walked off stage and ordered someone to get him so damn caffeine for the next 2 debates.  :)

Oh, and to the people wringing their hands.  Chill out.  Maybe less caffeine for you.

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