In 1960, presidential candidate Richard Nixon fared better in person than on TV, where he appeared ill-at-ease against debate rival John F. Kennedy.
In 1960, presidential candidate Richard Nixon fared better in person than on TV, where he appeared ill-at-ease against debate rival John F. Kennedy. Associated Press file photo
In 1960, presidential candidate Richard Nixon fared better in person than on TV, where he appeared ill-at-ease against debate rival John F. Kennedy. Associated Press file photo

The fate of the nation: It’s all showbiz

October 03, 2015 08:31 PM