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“Senator, you're no Jack Kennedy!” "Who am I? Why am I here?" “Well, "there you go again." “Trickle down government.” “Voodoo economics.” "When I hear your new ideas, I'm reminded of that ad, 'Where's the beef?'”
Who knows what sound bite we’ll hear next? Who knows what zinger will stick and have the staying power to stand the test of time to be mentioned years from now? Who knows what pre-scripted one-liners will fall flat? And can we be sure all the facts outlined by the candidates are correct?
Come to a live viewing of the final presidential debate hosted by the Johnson County Library and find out. There will be discussion and in-the-moment fact checking by reference librarians who will retrieve relevant information utilizing neutral, bi-partisan resources. Pizza will be served.
Live Viewing of the Final Presidential Debate
Monday, October 22, 2012
Oak Park Library, 9500 Bluejacket, Overland Park, KS.
This event will conclude the Johnson County Library’s Election 2012 community issues forums to explore the impact and roles of the three branches of government. For more information call (913) 826-4600 or visit www.jocolibrary.org/elections. Funding for the Election 2012 Series is provided by the Johnson County Library Foundation.
Library programs are free and open to the public. Interpretive services and other accommodations for those with special needs are available by contacting Library staff at least one week in advance of the program.