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Julianne Moore
Obama, Hillary, Palin and prime-time TV writing first draft of history
Obama, Hillary, Palin and prime-time TV writing first draft of history

The joint appearance by President Obama and Hillary Clinton on “60 Minutes” wasn’t about the Democratic nomination in 2016, as some analysts have insisted this weekend. Watching the actual interview Sunday night, I am certain it was about something both much more immediate and long lasting. It was President Obama using TV – and the folks at "60 Minutes" happily allowing themselves to be used – to write the first draft of history on Clinton’s performance as secretary of state. In a most immediate and partisan sense, it was Obama using one of the biggest tents in popular culture to slap down Senators Rand Paul and Ron Johnson for their...

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