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Reid says he misspoke in suggesting
Hurricane Sandy was worse than Katrina

NOLA.com/Times-Picayune, by Bruce Alpert

Original Article

Posted By:MelRae71, 1/7/2013 7:57:04 PM

WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Monday that he "simply misspoke," when he said Friday that Hurricane Katrina was "nothing in comparison to what happened to the people in New York and New Jersey" from Hurricane Sandy.

Comments:
All Liberal Democrats have to do is say they "misspoke" and they get a pass.

      

Reply 1 - Posted by: abiner, 1/7/2013 8:04:11 PM     (No. 9103916)

Thomas Sowell, 2008: “In politics, the clearer a statement is, the more certain it is to be followed by a ‘clarification,’ when people react adversely to what was plainly said.”


Reply 2 - Posted by: snapper451, 1/7/2013 8:04:55 PM     (No. 9103919)

A fool is a fool is a fool.


   

 

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Reply 3 - Posted by: BirdsNest, 1/7/2013 8:09:55 PM     (No. 9103924)

Open mouth, Insert foot.....


Reply 4 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 1/7/2013 8:11:48 PM     (No. 9103926)

Did harry misspeak when he said he had a source who informed him that Mott Romney had not paid his taxes? Did he have a source or was that just a big fat, vicious lie? The final insult was that wimpy Republicans didn´t take to the airways and blast the sawed off weasel.


Reply 5 - Posted by: Knotwyrkin, 1/7/2013 8:15:46 PM     (No. 9103931)

Just a "Gump moment".


Reply 6 - Posted by: Lcomstaff, 1/7/2013 8:19:12 PM     (No. 9103936)

One sentence posts are automatically closed.


Reply 7 - Posted by: Keekng, 1/7/2013 8:20:05 PM     (No. 9103939)

Anyone else think Reid is a blithering idiot?


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: birddog, 1/7/2013 8:21:42 PM     (No. 9103943)

He actually "misthought" and then compounded the mistake by opening his mouth...not to worry. This is the LAST you will hear of it.



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