Did Donald Trump Channel the Harumphing Al Gore in the Debate?
On September 26, The New York Times published an article called “Debacle”—a fascinating oral history of the first presidential debate in 2000 between Vice President Al Gore and Governor George W. Bush, with advisers to each candidate and the moderator ...
Al Gore Poised to Rejoin Clintons With Earth and Election in the Balance
“The Clinton campaign seems to have not wanted to involve him up to now, and it appears to be mutual,” a former Gore associate responded to an inquiry earlier this month about when we might see Gore join other Democratic luminaries on the campaign ...
Donald Trump's sniff likened to Al Gore's sigh as breathing difficulties during debate light up social media
It was the sniff that was heard round the world. Donald Trump had not even finished answering the first question of the presidential debate with Hillary Clinton when his intermittent sniffing became the talk of social media. By the end of the first ...
Can Hillary avoid the Al Gore trap?
In 2000, when Al Gore was squaring off against George W. Bush, commentators expected Gore, with his superior grasp on the issues and experience, to dominate the debates. Instead, America rejected the bookish know-it-all who appeared on stage.