8:00 AM to 8:28 AM - Constant gloating about Romney's performance. Questioning Obama's intelligence and mastery of information. Questioning whether Obama can talk without a teleprompter. Asking if Romney's debate performance could turn around Ohio polls. Showing video of Romney and Ryan with fireworks behind them.
8:30 AM - Sept. jobs report is released showing 7.8% unemployment rate. Joe is besides himself trying to figure it out. First, he says that labor participation rate must have dropped, but he's corrected. It actually went up. The panel cannot believe what just happened to their morning.