CNN admits that Crowley’s disregard of the rules was intended to help Obama

Paul Mirengoff PowerLine 10/18/2012

If authentic, CNN’s memo explaining why Candy Crowley permitted President Obama to speak four minutes more than Mitt Romney during Tuesday’s presidential debate is devastating to that network:

On why Obama got more time to speak, it should be noted that Candy and her commission producers tried to keep it even […]

Obama: I am coming after the guns and I will screen gun owners

Crowley cuts off Romney’s Fast and Furious remarks at Obama’s behest

Neil W. McCabe Human Events 10/17/2012

In the Oct. 16 presidential debate between President Barack Obama and GOP challenger W. Mitt Romney, when the president dropped the pretense of being neutral on restricting gun rights with a key assist from moderator Candy Crowley, hostess […]

Quote of the day

17 October 2012


I look at what’s happened over the last four years and say, this has been a disappointment. We don’t have to settle for this. We don’t have to live like this.

~Governor Mitt Romney Presidential debate, 10/16/2012 Hofstra University

Is this the 'October Surprise'? Obama set to play 'Bin Laden Version 2' ?

The Ulsterman Report 10/17/2012

This just came from [White House] Insider:

Have a heads up for you. This comes directly from the Old Man. Military intelligence may have tracked location of a guy called “Khattalah” who apparently organized the Benghazi attack. Check media reports for name. Obama to order drone strikes or possible all out […]

Obama: Gas Prices Were Low Because Economy Was On Verge Of Collapse

Real Clear Politics 10/17/2012


President Obama on gas prices at the debate: “Think about what the Governor just said. He said when I took office, the price of gasoline was $1.80, $1.86, why is that? Because the economy was on the verge of collapse.”

And, via HillBuzz


Freedom’s Lighthouse: New Romney […]

Charles Krauthammer and his followers today are wrong

Mark Levin Mark Levin’s Notes Facebook 10/17/2012

Charles Krauthammer and his followers today are wrong. Obama did not win the debate on points or edge out Romney. Based on what?

Obama could not defend his awful record, which Romney repeatedly hammered. In fact, Obama lied about his supposed role in increasing oil and gas production. […]