Reel politics

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Hollywood tells us that cleaning up Washington depends on the integrity of those we send there. But that’s only part of the story.

Soon the 2008 presidential campaign will be over, and the airways will be free of electoral promises and polls, for a few months at least. During this brief hiatus political junkies who can’t get their daily dose of campaign stories and scandals from the “real TV” we call network and cable news will have to rent movies about the drama and comedy of electoral politics.