And on the Web site, ouch again:
... [The] wide-ranging debate at Hofstra University on Long Island ... was in many ways the most personal, lively and freewheeling of the three presidential faceoffs.
It was also the whiniest, particularly from McCain, who cast himself early on as the victim of unfair attacks despite weeks of slashing Obama for assorted past associations....
The News, of course, is a Joe Sixpack paper, with circulation slightly higher than that of the Post. It endorsed Bush in 2004.