Originally Posted by Direckshun
Why is it "just" the moderator's job to keep things going?
Why isn't it the moderator's jobs to correct, let's say, a blatant untruth by a candidate?
For one thing, it's because they'd be unreliable if not completely biased in that role.
"Well, it is one thing for Bill Clinton to say, I feel your pain. It is another thing for Barack Obama to say I feel your pain that I have caused." - George Will