Presidential candidates today frequently use popular pieces of music as campaign "theme songs" often without approval from the musicians themselves. But using music on the campaign trail is not a modern phenomenon: it goes back to our earliest presidential elections.
Guest Host: Susan Page
Kathleen Hall Jamieson, dean of the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania joins guest host Susan Page to discuss her new book, "Everything You Think You Know About Politics… And Why You’re Wrong" (Basic Books). She’ll discuss conventional wisdom about both the candidates and the media, and talk about how, when it comes to politics, conventional wisdom is reliably off the mark.
- Kathleen Hall Jamieson director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania; her latest book is "Echo Chamber: Rush Limbaugh and the Conservative Media Establishment"
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