Politics

Democracts at Their Best

Democrats, God bless-'em, have made their share of mistakes over the years on the campaign trail. But for every Blunder there's a Best, a shining moment that continues to turn states blue and keep donkeys in their seats.

Click here for a slide show of the Top Ten Best Democratic moments on the campaign trail, from Good Grover to Bad Goldwater, from Teddy to Franklin Delano, from daisies to Dewey and Truman. -- Joe Horton

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Cory Casciato is a Denver-based writer with a passion for the geeky, from old science fiction movies to brand-new video games.
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