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(The Root) -- Now, this was a fight.

As all of the political junkies around the country grabbed their beverage and snack of choice to watch the presidential slugfest, one thing was perfectly clear: Two weeks make a huge difference. President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney took the stage, and within the first 10 minutes, you could see something was obviously different. Check This Week in Blackness and The Root's postdebate analysis with show favorite professor Anthea Butler.

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