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Beyond the Horse Race

The 2008 political campaign has been going on forever, yet it still has many months to go. Following the campaign can be a big waste of time. So-called “horse race” coverage is often stale within hours of dissemination. Can you imagine anything less relevant than an assessment from July 2004 about the John Kerry-George Bush race? ( Above is some real horse race coverage. The great Native Dancer on the cover of Time in 1954.) I find that cable TV coverage is the biggest waste. It goes on and on. Yet rarely does it discuss anything other than the presidential race.

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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A Letter to America

The Thirteeneth Juror

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