What we mean when we say Hillary Clinton ‘overprepared’ for the debat

Washington Post-Sep 27, 2016
Sarah Lenti, a Republican strategist… disagrees with that interpretation of calling Clinton overprepared. Gender, she said, probably had nothing to do with it. “Overpreparing” packs another connotation in the political world. A politician who studies too hard comes off as too rehearsed, too stiff, not authentic.
“If it were Bernie on the stage with Trump, and he had left the campaign trail to prepare, he might have also been accused of overpreparing,” Lenti said. “Honestly, who cares? It’s an accusation that I think any presidential candidate would be happy to embrace.”
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