1st NW Quadrant\The Approval Matrix: Week of February 4, 2008
By The Huffington Post
January 22, 2008
It's Wolf's Fault! Feisty Debate Blamed On "Exceedingly Lenient" Blitzer
... Wolf Blitzer was exceedingly lenient with the format.
Mr. Blitzer appeared at some points to lose control of the conversation as Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton and Senator Barack Obama, and to a lesser extent the former Senator John Edwards, traded barbs during the two-hour debate televised on CNN. The result, Jeff Zeleny and Patrick Healy write in Tuesday's New York Times, was "the most intense and personal exchange of the campaign season."