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Maybe it was inevitable. The television network that exults in sound bites is now covering a Presidential campaign that is dominated by them. By reporting on the candidates the same way it reports on Guns n' Roses or Def Leppard, MTV: Music Television thinks it can awaken the civic instincts of its 18- to 24-year-old viewers. Says MTV Creative Director Judy McGrath: "They may look like deadbeats to everybody else. But not to us."

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