What Happened At The Vice Presidential Debate, Dating During Coronavirus

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Sen. Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence
Kamala Harris photo: John Locher/AP Photo
Mike Pence photo: Vice President Mike Pence holds up his fist as he concludes his remarks at Morning Star Dairy on Friday, July 17, 2020, in Onalaska, Wis. Angela Major/WPR

We recap Wednesday night’s vice presidential debate with a political science professor. Then we talk with a dating researcher and journalist about what they’ve been learning to be the landscape for people trying to date other people during the pandemic.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • J. Carlisle Larsen Producer
  • Natalie Guyette Producer
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Andra Gillespie Guest
  • Skyler Wang Guest
  • Lisa Bonos Guest