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Back on the trail

The invented TV candidate Jack Tanner was ahead of his time. A Sundance Channel rebroadcast shows us how.

By Mark Jurkowitz
Globe Staff / February 1, 2004

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After dismal early poll numbers, a Democratic presidential hopeful retools his image, sharpens his message, changes his staff, and discovers his passion. With primary voters unmoved by his candidacy, another Democratic contender suddenly finds his issue, energizes his demoralized staff with an emotional speech, and changes his campaign slogan from "The Future is Now" to "For Real." (Full Article: 1347 Words)

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