‘ED Show’ playbook: Wed., Oct. 17

Updated

20 days until the 2012 election and President Obama goes on offense, putting Mitt Romney on the ropes.

Was last night’s debate a game changer?

Tonight, Ed welcomes Democratic Strategist Bob Shrum and Michael Steele, former Chairman of the Republican National Committee and msnbc Analyst, for reaction and analysis.

Then, Cecile Richards, President of Planned Parenthood, looks at how Romney’s “binders full of women” gaffe is playing with female voters.

The right wing whambulance rides again after another Romney disaster.  Karen Finney, msnbc Political Analyst and Former DNC Communications Director, looks at what all the complaining about moderator Candy Crowley really means.

Paul Ryan fumbles while trying to pander to Ohio football fans. We’ll have the details.

And in the Big Finish, while Romney promises to get tough on China, workers in Freeport, Illinois, are losing their jobs to the Chinese because of his business policies. Ed will talk with James Hoffa, President of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.

It’s going to another blockbuster @EdShow at 8pET on @msnbctv.

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‘ED Show’ playbook: Wed., Oct. 17

Updated