Indeed, Erik Erickson, at RedState.com, wrote: "Rick Perry had the best damn debate performance of his entire Presidential career last night. He gave fantastic answers." But to finish Erickson's statement. "And then . . ."
Yes. And then this happened.
Imagine you're running a political campaign and your opponent did that during a debate. How happy would you be this morning?
UPDATE: Visible Measures has some numbers:
Perry's "Oops Moment" already has over 1 million views, though this number is growing quickly. His most-watched clip has over 700,000 views, with the other 300,000+ coming over 90 clips across the Web. Audiences have written over 7,000 comments about the event so far.