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Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Jeez, Cut McCain some slack....

..he can't even make a joke about either cigarettes OR IRAN OR both with getting some reporter reporting it in a negative manner. From Reuters:

McCain, known for acerbic comments and for sometimes firing verbally from the hip, was responding to a report that U.S. exports to Iran rose tenfold during President George W. Bush's term in office despite hostility between the two states....A rise in cigarette sales was a big part of that, according to an Associated Press analysis of seven years of U.S. trade figures...."Maybe that's a way of killing 'em," McCain said to reporters during a campaign stop in Pittsburgh. "I meant that as a joke, as a person who hasn't had a cigarette in 28 years, 29 years," he added, laughing
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Read Here:http://www.reuters.com/article/politicsNews/idUSN0832180920080709?feedType=RSS&feedName=politicsNews&rpc=22&sp=true

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