I don’t think that debate could have been any more stupid. Shame on ABC for taking all their cues from Sean Hannity, and shame on Hillary Clinton for eagerly playing along, particularly with the Ayers smear.

Update: I didn’t know this when I wrote the brief entry above last night, but as it turns out, Stephanopoulos was literally taking his cues from Hannity.

Hannity asked George what kinds of questions they’ll be asking at the debate tomorrow and they discussed a few things. When Hannity asked about the first question below about Ayers and whether George had plans to ask such a question, George replied, “Well, I’m taking notes now Sean.” It did actually sound like he was pausing to take notes. And Hannity continued to feed him more …