Your tip
RadarOnlineRadarOnline
BREAKING NEWS

Vomitless Thompson Chalks Up Success

Oct. 27 2008, Published 7:07 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to FlipboardShare to Email
Getting your Trinity Audio player ready...

Political columnist Roger Simon determined that to win yesterday's Republican debate, all Fred Thompson had to do was "not throw up." And though Thompson managed to clock a completely hurl-free performance, reviews from the pro blowhard class are mixed. By various accounts, Thompson was "uneven," "shaky," "flat," and "dull," assessments that will resonate especially with those who have only seen the clip of his opening answer (punctuated by a long, awkward pause, above) that was featured prominently on Drudge before the late-afternoon debate was even over. Knowing those bastards in the media, Thompson coverage over the next few days will center on his lackluster moments. But there were some positive moments, too. And RadarOnline.com is nothing if not eternally hopeful, sunny, and optimistic. In that spirit, RadarOnline.com takes a quick look after the jump at what Thompson got right in his inaugural joust ...

MORE ON:
Breaking News
Article continues below advertisement
Advertisement

DAILY. BREAKING. CELEBRITY NEWS. ALL FREE.

More From Radar Online

    Opt-out of personalized ads

    © Copyright 2024 RADAR ONLINE™️. A DIVISION OF MYSTIFY ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK INC. RADAR ONLINE is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.