Presidential Debate impressions: Obama, Romney square off for 3rd time
BY JOCELYN NOVECK AP NATIONAL WRITER NEW YORK (AP) – Big Bird, binders and ... bayonets! Well, at last we know the three Twitter memes of the debate season - and they all start with 'B.' But beyond President Barack Obama's 'bayonet' zinger - more on that in a moment - the final presidential debate was notable for how the two candidates, in ways verbal and nonverbal, switched roles in a sense from their first debate. This time, political communication analysts say, Mitt Romney seemed more passive and defensive, and Obama more forceful and in command.