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Am I the only one avoiding the debate?

Asked by SuperMouse (30793points) October 7th, 2008

I tired listening to it on my way home from work, but I just couldn’t do it. Listening to them just frustrates the heck out of me.

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JonnyCeltics's avatar

Watching it now…same shit, different day.

omfgTALIjustIMDu's avatar

I’m avoiding it too. It’s just not worth the frustration when you can’t make fun of Palin afterwards.

St.George's avatar

I too avoided for the same reason. An interesting question to add to yours is, why are we frustrated?

omfgTALIjustIMDu's avatar

As a democrat, I’m frustrated seeing McCain as a possible President of one of the most powerful countries in the world (that’s debatable at this point, I know). It just pains me to realize how stupid our nation can be and frustrates me because I know there’s no way it will change.

marinelife's avatar

I thought it was just me. I am so afraid that Obama won’t win. I just do not know how I will face four more years of this.

loser's avatar

I hate those things.

cookieman's avatar

I had to turn off the TV and go to bed (to Fluther on the iPhone).

I was becoming frustrated and depressed. I don’t know why I thought I would hear something that sounded like hope.

I am VERY fearful of Mcain winning.

susanc's avatar

I did watch it but I had to put my hands over my eyes, and at one point, without realizing I’d done it, I said to my friend Llynnie (who wrote it down and called up her friends and told them I’d done it) I actually said out loud, “I don’t want to live through this.”

dalepetrie's avatar

I Tivo’d it and watched it after it was over (because I couldn’t watch it when it aired). I wouldn’t have missed it, even though there was nothing either could have said to make me switch sides. They say keep your friends close and your enemies closer….this way I get to see how well Obama does, and keep an eye on McCain, so I know his tactics and can respond to them if they prove to be effective (fortunately they did not)

aidje's avatar

I watch the debates to reaffirm how much I hate both of the main party candidates. Also, watching it with other people gives me a good opportunity to fume about how partisan the debates are (the Commission on Presidential Debates should be _non_partisan, not _bi_partisan. boooo.)

edit: I didn’t actually watch this last one. Tuesday nights are too busy for that.

deaddolly's avatar

Haven’t watched any of them. I watch the recaps the next day.
they bore me to death…same old crap.

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