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Pete Stark: "I Wouldn't Dignify You By Peeing On Your Leg" (VIDEO)

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Rep. Pete Stark (D-Calif.), told an anti-reform attendee at a recent town hall meeting that he wouldn't "dignify" the man by peeing on his leg.

The elderly citizen had gone on a long diatribe about the failures of government-run health care, to much applause and enthusiastic shouting from the crowd. He concluded with: "Mr. Congressman, don't pee on my leg and tell me it's raining."

"I wouldn't dignify you by peeing on your leg, it wouldn't be worth wasting the urine," Stark shot back. There was a mixture of cheers and boos in the audience.

The incident was first reported by the San Francisco Chronicle.

Here is video (with a healthy dose of editorializing from the conservative who posted it):

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