Joe Biden and Paul Ryan's Vice Presidential Debate: Celebs Weigh In
Vice President Joe Biden and Republican challenger Rep. Paul Ryan faced off in the vice presidential debate of 2012 Thursday night.
Biden and Ryan discussed Medicare, Iran, taxes, abortion and several issues during the 90-minute debate, which was moderated by ABC's Martha Raddatz. Unlike PBS' Jim Lehrer, who moderated the presidential debate on Oct. 3 between President Barack Obama and Republican hopeful Mitt Romney, Raddatz received mostly positive reviews.
Hollywood stars young and old joined the conversation on Twitter to share their thoughts on the candidates, moderator and who won.
Here, Us Weekly rounds up some celeb tweets from Thursday's debate.
Eva Longoria: "Every channel declaring a Biden victory! Biden def delivered the facts tonight and held Ryan accountable for the lies! Team Joe."
Bill Rancic: "Wow . . . what a battle we are watching tonight in this debate."
Bill Maher: "Biden is hitting in one answer all the things Obama left out in the entire first 90 minute debate."
Kat Dennings: "Paul Ryan comes off like a 5-year-old under a tree telling his friends what the rules of tag are. Debate."
Kirstie Alley: "Liking this debate! . . . ruff!"
Bethenny Frankel: "I can't watch this debate without thinking about these two candidates being mocked on SNL this Saturday."
Rob Lowe: "Was that a 'You're no Jack Kennedy' moment from Ryan?"
Eric Stonestreet: "Joe's laughing and smirking is probably going over as well with republicans as Paul's hairline is with democrats. Debates."
Olivia Wilde: "'Mia Farrow: Biden kicked ass Ryan twerp I love you Martha Raddatz.' Word."
Lo Bosworth: "Joe, stop laughing. Your teefs are distracting me from the issues at hand!"
Dane Cook: "They need to play The Little Rascals theme music underneath this debate."
Caroline Manzo: "I feel like I'm watching a real housewife reunion as I watch the debate."
Lisa Rinna: "If you are not watching this debate right now you should it's amazing!"
Meghan McCain: "This debate is blood sport. Crossfire style. Don't know how this will change swing voters minds . . . enjoying Martha though."
Sarah Hyland: "Paul Ryan's pin is bigger than Biden's. Debates Fact."
Roger Ebert: I vote for Martha Raddatz to moderate all the debates. VP Debate."