BuzzFeed’s resident web pioneer, Ze Frank, tackles the important questions like “whose ears are bigger?” Period. Period.
The press isn’t really sure why it’s here. Something to do with the atmosphere.
The White House press secretary said the Vice President didn’t contradict the State Department last night because he was not speaking about the Administration as a whole.
The story behind the Chamillionaire ringtone, and more.
Swing state papers emphasized the aggressive tone, but declined to come to a consensus on a clear winner in the vice presidential debate.
Soledad O’Brien goes after Redstate blogger Erick Erickson’s opinion that debate moderator Martha Raddatz did an ‘atrocious’ job moderating the vice presidential debate in Kentucky. Erickson: “I think you’re a journalists and journalists are going to give her cover. I thought she was horrible.”
The running mate settles into the bottom of the ticket. Joe Biden angles for the corner office.
Medium-sized ideas, and not too much detail, on display in Kentucky.
Romney aides fought to define Biden — and the smile that dominated the debate stage — as condescending and totally insane. “Bordering on unhinged.”
Raddatz not only upstaged last week’s lackluster performance by Jim Lehrer, she was the debate’s star.
Both candidates took time to watch their running mates debate tonight.
“Absolutely psyched,” says Jim Messina, the night gives “energy” to the campaign. “Arrogant Cheshire Cat with a big smile,” fires back Ryan ally Senator Rand Paul.
Widely slammed Jim Lehrer, or well-liked Martha Raddatz?
Maybe Paul Ryan was just really funny.
Joe Biden might have the most GIF-able smile in politics.
MSNBC host avoids a freakout.
“I don’t believe I have ever seen a debate in which one participant was as openly disrespectful as the other as Biden was.”
Joe Biden appeared to be doing interpretive kabuki pantomime while sitting next to Paul Ryan.
“No apology.” And more scribbles caught on camera.
It’s forceful Joe Biden versus gesticulating Joe Biden as Ryan moderates. “Oh, now you’re Jack Kennedy?”
The Republican dings Biden for Obama’s poor debate performance.
The Vice Presidential Debate’s moderator is so popular that people are asking why we can’t just vote for her in November. “I plan to write in Martha Raddatz for vice president.”
The Veep goes off. What Obama meant to say.
When talking about foreign policy, Joe Biden almost said “shit” on live TV.
“If we’re hit by terrorists, we’re going to be calling it what it is.”
It’s simple and it might hospitalize you. Drink responsibly, kids!
In honor of tonight’s Vice Presidential debate, check out these totally real, and absolutely not at all made up quotes* from Joe Biden that show how cool a guy our VP is. But yeah, totally real. Absolutely legitimately real…
No one knows if ABC News’s Martha Raddatz will ask at tonight’s debate about same-sex couples’ marriage rights. But, the vice presidential candidates — and their debate practice stand-ins — all are on the record about the issue.
No matter our politics, we can all agree on the effectiveness of Paul Ryan’s workout plan. Here are some tips so you can get guns like Ryan.