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Right contestants, wrong show

Posted Sunday, September 28, 2008, at 4:13 PM

I've never been an expert on presidential debates, but Friday night I watched Are You Smarter Than A Fifth Grader? with Jeff Foxworthy.

When that show was over the McCain-Obama debate came on.

After an hour of the debate I remarked to my wife, "I think we could have learned more about our presidential candidates if they had appeared on Are You Smarter Than A Fifth Grader?"

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You are so right!!!

-- Posted by Dianatn on Sun, Sep 28, 2008, at 7:30 PM

I think you would find that neither candidate would be "smarter than a fifth grader"

-- Posted by greasemonkey on Mon, Sep 29, 2008, at 9:16 AM

It would be fun to watch though

-- Posted by greasemonkey on Mon, Sep 29, 2008, at 9:16 AM

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Bo Melson is a retired sports and police beat editor of the Times-Gazette. He passed away November 15, 2014, at age 81.
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