Our preview is up, the candidates are in the house, and Florida's coveted delegates are at stake. It may sound a tad dramatic, but tonight's brawl will likely be a pivotal event in the 2012 Republican primary. CNN -- 8pm Eastern. Be there, and stay here while you're at it. Follow our live Townhall/HotAir team coverage below, and share your running perspectives in the comments section:
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Guy Benson is Townhall.com's Political Editor. Follow him on Twitter @guypbenson. He is co-authors with Mary Katharine Ham for their new book End of Discussion: How the Left's Outrage Industry Shuts Down Debate, Manipulates Voters, and Makes America Less Free (and Fun).
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