Originally Posted by jd1020
Fact checking a candidate with a question is not a follow up question you idiot.
A follow up question is asking a related question to the original topic of the debate. Not, "Are you aware that he did, indeed, say "Acts of Terror" at the Rose Garden?"
So a moderator cannot provide any information at all to counter a candidate, would be your view.
All he/she should do is work it into a nifty segue for the next question.