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Column: Real or fake? It's hard to tell anymore

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- A Democratic president clashes with Republican leaders on Capitol Hill as a polarized nation debates taxes and guns, illegal immigration and gay rights, and, perpetually, the size of government. Question: Fictional Hollywood or real Washington? Answer: Both. For seven years, from 1999 to 2006, the NBC drama "The West Wing" showed America the inner workings of President...