The Duck of Minerva

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Debate preview

October 15, 2008

Given the way the campaign has gone lately, this seems to offer a preview of tonight’s presidential debate:

I never really previously noticed the parallels between Senator McCain and the Penguin.

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Rodger A. Payne is a Professor of Political Science at the University of Louisville. He serves on the University’s Sustainability Council and was a co-founder of the Peace, Conflict, and Social Justice program. He is the author of dozens of journal articles and book chapters and coauthor, with Nayef Samhat, of Democratizing Global Politics: Discourse Norms, International Regimes, and Political Community (SUNY, 2004). He is currently working on two major projects, one exploring the role of narratives in international politics and the other examining the implications of America First foreign policy.