The wait is nearly over. On Wednesday night in Denver, President Obama and Mitt Romney will finally face off in the first of three presidential debates. Both candidates have been going to somewhat ridiculous lengths to lower expectations — a game Romney appears to be winning, as a majority of Americans tell pollsters they think Obama will come out on top. Still, plenty of prognosticators believe the GOP challenger will rise to the occasion in what could be a do-or-die moment for his campaign. Of course, both Obama and Romney have plenty of experience on the debate stage, and if history is any guide, both are capable of delivering a knockout performance — or totally screwing up.
Follow the link below to check out four shining, and not so shining, moments in each candidate’s debating past.
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