Friday, October 03, 2008

Sarah Palin is an idiot

So, who won tonight's vice-presidential debate? To be honest, that's not something that the pundits and spinmeisters on TV can tell you, no matter how much they may wish they could. Rather, the question of who won the debate is entirely a question of what the average non-political person thought of the candidates.

I got my answer tonight. My girlfriend's sister is decidedly non-political. She doesn't follow politics at all. But like so many millions of other Americans, she tuned in to this debate. And as soon as it ended, my girlfriend received the following text message from her sister:

Palin is an idiot


That settles it in my book! Biden 1, Palin 0.