Tuesday’s first presidential debate featured lots of name-calling, shouting, interrupting, and bad behavior.
Moderator Chris Wallace practically put President Donald Trump in time-out more than once. Sometime around the debate’s conclusion, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s campaign started selling shirts with “will you shut up, man?” emblazoned over Trump’s face—a line Biden actually delivered on the presidential debate stage.
In short, it was, in the words of CNN chief correspondent Dana Bash, “a shitshow.”
Numerous tweets to this effect went viral.
Others piled on.
Women also felt that a female would do a better job moderating.
Perhaps Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris and moderator Susan Page can show the men how it’s done at the vice presidential debate on Oct. 7.