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Stage is set for much-awaited Biden-Palin debate

Washington - Stage is set for much-awaited Biden-Palin debateUS vice presidential candidates Sarah Palin and Joe Biden were preparing to take centre stage Thursday night in a highly anticipated debate barely one month before the November 4 general election.

The stakes are high for Biden and Palin to demonstrate both their own competence and to tout the best qualities of their running mates, as they face off for the only time in this election campaign.

Low expectations, high stakes in Biden-Palin debate

Democrat Joe Biden and Republican Sarah PalinWashington - Lowering expectations before a political debate is an old trick to make the outcome seem more positive.

Ahead of Thursday's debate between the vice-presidential candidates, expectations are indeed very low.

Following the initial enthusiasm after they were picked a month back, Democrat Joe Biden and Republican Sarah Palin have seemed to compete for who can commit the worst mistakes - Palin for her poor oratory or Biden for his excessive oratory.

Sarah Palin, Joe Biden train hard for veep debate on Thursday

Democratic vice presidential nominee Joe Biden and his rival Sarah PalinWashington, Oct 1: Democratic vice presidential nominee Joe Biden and his rival Sarah Palin are training hard and not taking anything for granted before the only vice presidential debate of 2008 on Thursday.

The veep debate at Washington University in St. Louis is expected to center on domestic and foreign policy, and the list of topics could run the gamut, FOX News reported.

Joe Biden takes vice presidential nod; Obama shows up on stage

Joe Biden takes vice presidential nod; Obama shows up on stageDenver, Colorado - Veteran Senator Joe Biden on Wednesday formally accepted the Democratic Party's offer to be vice president to Barack Obama, who made a surprise appearance at the party's convention a day before he plans to give his own acceptance speech.

"I want everybody to now understand why I am so proud to have Joe Biden ... and the whole Biden family with me on this journey to take America back," Obama said in brief remarks on stage at the Denver, Colorado convention.

Biden criticises F-16 fighter jets sale to Pak

Washington, Jan 4: Joe Biden, Chairman of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee and Democratic Presidential candidate

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