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Transcript of the First
Presidential Debate

New York Times, by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:abuela10, 10/4/2012 1:10:45 PM

JIM LEHRER: Good evening from the Magness Arena at the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado. I’m Jim Lehrer of the PBS NewsHour, and I welcome you to the first of the 2012 presidential debates between President Barack Obama, the Democratic nominee, and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, the Republican nominee. This debate and the next three -- two presidential, one vice- presidential -- are sponsored by the Commission on Presidential Debates.

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For those who missed how terrific Mitt was

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/4/2012 1:30:23 PM     (No. 8909522)

Reading a blog on the debate, one poster said they'd had a contest to count the "uh's" by Obama. Each person in his group had to take a shot of whiskey everytime Obama said "uh".
He said he missed the last 79 minutes of the debate.
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