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The Linguistics of the Presidential Debates

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The Linguistics of the Presidential Debates

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The Linguistics of the Presidential Debates

The Linguistics of the Presidential Debates

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As President Bush and Sen. John Kerry look to their second face-to-face meeting Friday night, linguist Geoff Nunberg considers the language of the 2004 debates.