[Ed. – Sometimes you just can’t win.]
Republican front-runner Donald Trump, who has reliably employed brash rhetoric on the campaign trail and at debates, laid off the personal attacks Thursday night — much to the dismay of journalists who had tuned in expecting an all-out brawl.
Here’s a collection of tweets:
This is the most boring debate I’ve watched since I was in the sixth grade.
— David Martosko (@dmartosko) March 11, 2016
This debate is boring, Trump needs to start talking about his “hands” again
— Andrew Abramson (@AbramsonPBP) March 11, 2016
Trump is seeming a little (dare I say it?) low energy tonight. #GOPDebate
— Vera Bergengruen (@VeraMBergen) March 11, 2016