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Historical View of Presidential Debates

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Historical View of Presidential Debates

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Historical View of Presidential Debates

Historical View of Presidential Debates

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With the first presidential debate looming, NPR's Mara Liasson delves into the politics, theater and history of past presidential showdowns.