Trump & Clinton, Presidential Debate No. 3
In the third debate (October 19), there were a few loose ends which I feel compelled to tie up. Beyond those, the dialog reflected essentially the same direction and implications as the first two debates. The moderator was Chris Wallace of the Fox News channel. Of the four total moderators who worked the three debates, Wallace seemed best able to keep both the candidates and the audience from being disruptive.
Continue reading (10/22/2016) Trump & Clinton, Presidential Debate No. 3
Presidential Debate No. 2
This one was different from the previous one, in style and presentation, particularly at the outset as conversation about the personal affairs or sexual life of Mr. Trump was initiated by cable network anchor Anderson Cooper, who put the question as one might expect of a criminal hearing.
Continue reading (10/18/2016) Thoughts on the Second Presidential Debate
A few thoughts after my viewing a replay of last night’s presidential debate on the KTLA website. Moderator Lester Holt’s debate questions stemmed from three major areas of focus 1) “achieving prosperity,” 2) “America’s direction,” and 3) “securing America.”
Continue reading (10/10/2016) Thoughts on Last Night’s Presidential Debate