Vice President Biden reportedly interrupted Representative Ryan 82 times during the debate on Thursday night. Representative Ryan did his fair share of interrupting, as well. Some of the most heated moments of the debate occurred during the segment about the future of Medicare. As is the way, nowadays, the American tweeting population took an active part in the debate, too.
Vice Presidential Debate – The Tweeters Have Spoken
Here are some memorable tweets about Thursday night’s vice presidential debate. Health reform and Medicare came up quite a bit.
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My favorite Biden line: "Stop talking about how you care about people. Show me something. Show me a policy." http://bit.ly/SVp8H1Jonathan Cohn
Good wrap-up of the #vpdebate on Medicare – http://medicarenewsgroup.com/context/understanding-medicare-blog/understanding-medicare-blog/2012/10/12/biden-ryan-debate-the-best-fix-for-medicare’s-futureMyles Dannhausen
Biden and Ryan traded blows on #Medicare reform at the #VPDebate. What’s the best Medicare fix? http://bit.ly/QgATE2 cc: @wapocat ^HRAMedicare NewsGroup
Ryan is a nervous Walmart manager. Biden is an irate customer with the receipt, the warranty & he’s friends w/ the store owner. #debatePatton Oswalt
Fact-checking the vice presidential debate: Both Vice President Joe Biden and Republican rival Paul Ryan drifted… http://adf.ly/DdDv0Andrew Buttler
RT @WSJThisMorning: Still not sure how to rate #Biden and #Ryan in the VP debate? @GordonDeal uses sports to break it down. http://on.wsj.com/Rhgrl0Ehyme
RT @buck4itt: Joe Biden’s having a scotch right now while Paul Ryan’s mom is putting his "debate participation" certificate on the refrigerator. #vpdebateDaniel Adamson
Fox Insider: Huckabee: In VP Debate, Biden Came Across Like the ‘Obnoxious Drunk’ You Meet at a Cocktail Party: … http://bit.ly/X1kAxsEarl Pearl