There is nothing that makes me tune out faster on TV productions purporting to be historical documentaries than cheesy reenactments.
And the first hour of Kevin Spacey's "Race for the White House" series that debuts tonight on CNN is filled with them.
The six-part weekly series that looks at presidential campaigns in this year of one of the wildest in recent memory starts at 10 tonight with a look at the landmark 1960 battle between Democrat John F. Kennedy and Republican Richard Nixon.
The lineup for Season 1 will also include races between Michael Dukakis and George H.W. Bush, Abraham Lincoln versus Stephen A. Douglas, and others. The episodes are...