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Kaine’s Mistake Wasn’t Interrupting Pence. It Was When He Interrupted Him.

As you either saw for yourself or have been told by now, Tim Kaine spent much of Tuesday night’s debate interrupting Mike Pence and moderator Elaine Quijano. By FiveThirtyEight’s count, the Virginia Democrat interjected more than 70 times in the 90-plus minute contest, about 30 times more than his opponent did. Kaine’s aggressive interrupting rubbed many viewers the wrong way, and was no doubt a major reason why Pence was deemed to have “won” by a narrow plurality of respondents who took part in post-debate snap polls.
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