So I’m suspending blogging for the afternoon, but will be back between 8:00-8:30 EDT for a preview of the debate, to be followed by live-blogging and then some analysis. Please feel free to use the comment thread here to make your own observations and predications about the debate.
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
Gage Skidmore/flickrPelosi and Perez Are Being Challenged For Changing Outdated NormsThey are instituting power shifts from top-down to bottom-up.
NEWS RADAR/FlickrTrump is Having to Confront the Fact That He's LosingThe president's ego has no mechanism for dealing with that reality.