In Praise Of "Gotcha!"

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Ah, the "gotcha" question, convenient shorthand for journalistic malfeasance and ill-concealed bias. Simultaneously, as it happens, a useful means for candidates to evade questions they are unwilling, or unable, to answer. Bob considers last week's CNBC debate, a hotbed of offensive "gotcha" questions according to the Republican candidates, and ponders whether "gotcha" is really so bad after all. 

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(Spiro Agnew recording and extra help provided by the WNYC Archives Department.)