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The Democrats met in Philadelphia Wednesday night for their 21st and probably finally debate The Washington Post's Tom Shales was horrified by what he saw, but not because of the candidates: "For the first 52 minutes Gibson and Stephanopoulos dwelled entirely on specious and gossipy trivia that already has been hashed and rehashed, in the hope of getting the candidates to claw at one another over disputes that are no longer news".

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