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February 12, 2008

McCain Calls Reporter A "Jerk"

Not a big deal. I guess this is the only thing McCain's done in the last five years, apart from supporting the war, I approve of.

Notice the CNN clip does not feature the question that prompted this -- either McCain is joking in a friendly way, or else he's responding insultingly to an annoying and agenda-pushing reporter, I figure. But CNN dowdifies the clip so that we don't know which, and can't figure out if McCain's spleenish response is warranted.

The Deciders.

Another Hot Air ripoff.

Update: Multiple sources, some of them not maniacs, tell me that this is standard McCain kidding around, and that he frequently calls reporters "jerks" the way Bush dubs them with silly nicknames.


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