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Live (almost) from Washington

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

4 November 2008 13:59

It's late in Washington, DC, but our man at the Brookings Institution, Michael Fullilove, was kind enough to have a chat with me about the election. I only just got off the phone with him, so here it is, almost live. My opening gambit was one of the great journalistic cliches of our time: