The Al Smith Dinner! Did you see it? I really enjoyed watching the candidates being humorous. Both Obama and Romney had some great one-liners.
It was laugh out loud funny in spots.
Both men did well and got some zingers in!
Not too down with wearing an American flag pin with tux.
But both men did.
It was pretty good. I only got to watch it in pieces, the only moment I didn't enjoy was Obama poking fun at Honey Boo Boo...
I loved Romney saying he was glad to finally get a chance to wear the kind of clothes he and Anne relax in around the house.
Jax, that was my fave from Romney. Good morning, MM!
I loved the jokes from O and R, but I don't think either was as funny as McCain was in 2008. Maybe it's because Mc is often seen as a grumpy old man, so to see him cracking jokes was a stark contrast for many viewers.
Hey habee! I thought it was a wonderful relief to all the mud-slinging that's always going on during election year, esp so close to 'the day'! They were both much more, I suppose, people, ya know?
Romney had some great lines. I liked Jaxson's choice a lot. Also liked him writing the headline from the evening: "Obama gets Catholic support. Romney dines with rich people."
Obama's self-deprecation about the first debate was effective, I thought. The lines about being refreshed for debate #2 after napping through debate #1, the fact that millions of people missed the first debate, "including me" and the line about there are worse things that can happen on your anniversary than forgetting to buy a present...
Honey Boo Boo is like the #1 phenom on TV. I think Obama's comment was not making fun of her, per say, but acknowledgment (ok, a jab) at how important it is for candidates to be up on pop culture. How many more people know who Honey Boo Boo is and where she is (what channel, timeslot) than can identify Libya on a map? It's sad, but true.
by mio cid23 months ago
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by Grace Marguerite Williams2 years ago
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by Elijahokelley4 years ago
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So Obama wastes taxpayer money and his time by flying to Europe to tell the IOC why Chicago is the best place for the Olympics. Hours after he left, they voted Chicago the first city out.Obama has invested a lot...
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