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Oh No! A Politician Planted Questions at a Meeting!

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Given all the Republican hand-wringing about the Clinton campaign staff planting a question at a town hall meeting, I’m tempted to ask why no outrage about President Bush, who only appears before audiences so sympathetic that the Kool-Aid stains are still on their mouths?

Maybe she needs to have a fake press conference.

You know, it’s just possible that the American electorate might be better informed if the media covered some actual issues once in awhile.

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Don Pogreba

Don Pogreba is a eighteen-year teacher of English, former debate coach, and loyal, if often sad, fan of the San Diego Padres and Portland Timbers. He spends far too many hours of his life working at school and on his small business, Big Sky Debate.

His work has appeared in Politico and Rewire.

In the past few years, travel has become a priority, whether it’s a road trip to some little town in Montana or a museum of culture in Ísafjörður, Iceland.

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