Reliving the (Debate) Trauma


Live blogging a debate is a curious experience. You're not really watching it in the way one might watch a news show or a sports events. Because you're watching with a very focused level of attention and also writing at the same time. That means you pick up almost everything and yet sometimes miss things that are right there - sort of like a hyper- or over-focused driver. For me the effect was compounded with this debate because so many normally impossible, norm-shattering things happened in such a rush.

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