Flashback: When David Duke Ran for Governor

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Sept. 1 2010 4:21 PM

Flashback: When David Duke Ran for Governor

A YouTube user named galaxies352, who posts selections of old sports highlights and political ads, takes us back 19 years to one of the greatest uncompetitive campaigns of all time: the Louisiana gubernatorial runoff between David Duke and Edwin Edwards. Skip the first part and start when Duke and Edwards are asked to talk about their mistakes.

David Weigel is a Slate political reporter.