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Net gains

How technology could save presidential debates

By Dan Gillmor
November 11, 2007

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ON THURSDAY NIGHT, most of the Democratic presidential candidates will travel to Las Vegas for the latest in this election cycle's "debates." The quotes around that word are deliberate, because political debates are stuck in a world of television sound bites, after-the-fact spin, and almost blatant contempt for voters. (Full article: 1141 words)

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