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When US presidential elections get nasty

Mudslinging between Hillary and the Donald isn't a modern-day phenomenon
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 05:50

Who knows? Perhaps after the election campaign dies down and a new president is inaugurated, Mrs Clinton and Mr Trump - the two former New York buddies from the 1990s - will become good friends once again. After all, it's happened before.


IT WAS a dirty presidential campaign. The challenger accused the incumbent president of having a "hideous hermaphroditical character, which has neither the force and firmness of a man, nor the gentleness and sensibility of a woman".

In return, the president's aides

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