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Ghosts of Elections Past

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As we head into Presidential primary season, This American Life reruns the most memorable political stories from the 1996 elections. Dan Savage explains why a homosexual sex advice columnist and former drag queen like himself decided to become an activist in the Republican Party, and how the Republican's &quotBig; Tent" philosophy seemed barely able to contain him. Journalist Michael Lewis reads from some of his most memorable campaign diaries. And other stories.
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Host:
Ira Glass