Watch Jim Lehrer really moderate a debate

Brendan James
The Ticket

After Martha Raddatz's strong performance as moderator during Thursday night's vice presidential debate, one can only wonder how a more forceful and authoritative Jim Lehrer might have restrained President Barack Obama and GOP challenger Mitt Romney from stepping all over him in the first presidential debate. The folks at UCB Comedy have recut the footage to give you an idea of how things might have been: