Originally Posted by baja
I should clarify. I thought Romney convinced more people to vote for him (Won) with his platudes and catch phrases and looked better on stage. The whole election process has become a sham. The average American voter is attracted to catch phrases and sound bites, this is where Romney scored points.
I agree with much of this. Most voters are low info voters so it's more about perception and performance than substance. But I don't agree that Romney "looked better" last night. I thought Romney looked flustered more often, and Obama exposed him more often.