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Behind the Scenes at Debate, a
Surreal Trip Inside the Spin Zone

Daily Beast, by David Freedlander

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 10/12/2012 4:40:08 AM

DANVILLE, KY. Residents of this tiny town in Kentucky horse country said that they had been preparing for weeks for Thursday night’s vice-presidential debate, dubbed The Thrill in the ‘Ville in the faux prize-fight posters that littered the campus where the face-off would be held. Centre College is something of a cradle of vice presidents, having graduated two of them—John Breckenridge and Adlai Stevenson—in the last century and hosting now two vice-presidential debates this century. A branding campaign had led the town to call itself “Little Mayberry,” something that residents said with a roll of their eyes,.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: steph_gray, 10/12/2012 12:51:44 PM     (No. 8928487)

FTA: Everywhere was bourbon, Kentucky’s finest export.

Probably plenty down Biden's gullet too judging by his virtually (won't say literally :-) drunken boor routine.

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