While some think debates are must watch events, many believe they simply reinforce formed opinions. So how important are political debates?
NPR: Presidential Debates Can Be Great Theater, But How Much Do They Matter?
The Washington Post: Do Presidential Debates Usually Matter? Political Scientists Say No
History: The Kennedy-Nixon Debates
Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: “Ephimeral”
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