The Worst Debate Performance Ever, Really?

The reactions to the presidential face-off have one thing in common: None of them are about the substance.


You can count on the Prospect, can we count on you?

There's no paywall here. Your donations power our newsroom as we report on ideas, politics and power — and what’s really at stake as we navigate another presidential election year. Please, become a member, or make a one-time donation, today. Thank you!