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At Tuesday’s Democratic Debate, Bloomberg Should Take Advice From Rocky and Show up as a Fighter

Fellow Adam Goodman shares his recommendation for Bloomberg's next debate performance, in an op-ed for Fox News.

As the debacle of the last debate taunts the mind and haunts the soul of former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg, he should shelve the briefing books in favor of playing over and over again one classic movie series.

To survive the shifting terrain of a Democratic nomination minefield he needs to show more Rocky Balboa -- more grit, more fight and less contrition.

Rocky’s advice to Mike, as to the rest of mankind, is simple and sure: “It ain’t how hard you hit; it’s about how hard you can get hit, and keep moving forward. How much you can take, and keep moving forward.”

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