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Mondale: There is one thing I would like to say because it sounds kind of depressing.What It Feels Like to Lose a Presidential Election|David Freedlander|November 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile, in a New York Times–CBS poll of undecided voters, Mondale was perceived to be the winner by 49 to 32.
But the point is, nobody needed to sell convention delegates, or for that matter middle America, on Mondale's life and biography.
In 1984, Mondale was a nominee the Democratic Party was relatively happy with.
I think most Democrats knew at convention time that Mondale was probably doomed in November.