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The bad vs the ugly, adds up to no good

Latest mud-slinging between Clinton and Trump confirms the bias against each personality

The FBI investigation that made it clear Mrs Clinton has not been telling the truth seems to accentuate her image as Crooked Hillary, while the charges of anti-Semitism directed at Mr Trump tend to substantiate the calls that the Donald is racist. In short, it's doubtful that these mini-crises are going to change the minds of many voters.


AT the height of the so-called Monicagate scandal in the 1990s when fans of then-President Bill Clinton tended to dismiss the allegations against him (that he had sex with a White House intern), New York comedian Jackie Mason pondered what would have happened if Mr Clinton's...

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