The Vice-Presidential debate, so far as I know, is still to go off next week as scheduled. Here's a priceless soundbyte from the 1976 campaign, which proves that being too blunt and too partisan can backfire.
chres·tom·a·thy (kr-stm-th) n. pl. chres·tom·a·thies 1. A selection of literary passages, usually by one author. 2. An anthology used in studying a language. 3. another damn stupid liberal blog