Video: Highlights from first Republican debate

Highlights include:

To McCain: “if you would be comfortable with tom tancredo, a staunch opponent of illegal immigration as head of the immigration naturalization service?”

To Romney: “What Do You Dislike Most About America?”

To Romney: “Would the day that Roe v. Wade is repealed be a good day for America?”

To Romney: “What do you say to Roman Catholic bishops who would deny communion to elected officials who support abortion rights?”

To Rep. Paul: “Do you trust the mainstream media?”

To All: “Do you think Scooter Libby should be pardoned?”

To All: “Does anyone want to pardon him? I want to see .. does any Gentlemen want to raise his hand and say pardon him?”

To all: “Would it be good for America to have Bill Clinton back living in the White House?”

Romney: “You have got to be kidding.”

Michelle also liveblogged the highlights from the debate, most of which are included in the clip.

Bob Owens sums up the debate in 10 words.

Also, Fred! will be on C-SPAN live at 11:30PM Eastern giving a keynote to … the Draft Fred! ’08 dinner! Why do I get the feeling this would be a perfect event to announce your candidacy for President? I’m just sayin’:

Urgent Action Item!
Draft Fred Thompson 2008 Committee

Who: Senator Fred Thompson
What: Key Note Speech
Where: Lincoln Club Dinner, Orange County, California
Date: Friday, May 4, 2007
Time: 11:30 p.m. est

Coverage: C-SPAN will cover the speech live!