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Bush and Kerry's Yale Univ. Debate Coach

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Bush and Kerry's Yale Univ. Debate Coach

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Bush and Kerry's Yale Univ. Debate Coach

Bush and Kerry's Yale Univ. Debate Coach

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Both President George W. Bush and Democratic contender Sen. John Kerry took classes with the same oratory professor at Yale University, the late Rollin Osterweis. NPR's Alex Chadwick talks to former Oklahoma Sen. David Boren, who also studied under Osterweis, and says that he can see the professor's mark on both candidates.