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Tue Jan 14, 2020, 11:24 PM

I miss the days when candidates used to have debates before elections and primaries

instead of participating in these made for cable news weekly soap operas.

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Reply I miss the days when candidates used to have debates before elections and primaries (Original post)
Snake Plissken Tuesday OP
brooklynite Tuesday #1
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Response to Snake Plissken (Original post)

Tue Jan 14, 2020, 11:29 PM

1. When was that?

In "the good old days" there were very few Primry debates, and they weren't any different than they were tonight.

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Response to Snake Plissken (Original post)

Tue Jan 14, 2020, 11:33 PM

2. Back when then the media reported the news instead of trying to script it to entertain their viewers

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Response to Snake Plissken (Original post)

Tue Jan 14, 2020, 11:38 PM

3. They were aired on local/regional channels and questions were asked by local reporters.

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