Can anyone tell me if this is in fact true?
My mom sent me this from one of the forums she participates in. Can anyone tell me if this is true and if it is how do you feel about it? I personally am annoyed about it!! Why should the format be changed to benefit someone who is inexperienced in debating?
VP Debate Rules Changed to Compensate Sarah Palin
At the insistence of the McCain campaign, the Oct. 2 debate between the Republican nominee for vice president, Gov. Sarah Palin, and her Democratic rival, Senator Joseph R. Biden Jr., will have
shorter question-and-answer segments than those for the presidential nominees, the advisers said. There will also be much less opportunity for free-wheeling, direct exchanges between the running
McCain advisers said they had been concerned that a loose format could leave Ms. Palin, a relatively inexperienced debater, at a disadvantage and largely on the defensive.