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What role did television play in the election of 1960? How does television effect elections today?

My Answer>> In the election of 1960, the debates between the candidates was presented on the television. The television makes the candidate much more easier and faster to attract their voters than before

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    Kennedy was more photogenic, personable, and charismatic than Nixon. His evocation of Camelot also appealed to the electorate. All of these characteristics were brought out by TV.

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    What does photogenic, personable, and charismatic mean?

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    Well for you information its not a term paper Its just a question that i would like to find out more on.

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