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Nick Levasseur Apology: 'Anime Is A Prime Example Of Why Two Nukes Just Wasn't Enough,' State Rep Said (VIDEO)

 
First Posted: 05/27/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 05:00 PM ET

New Hampshire State Rep. Nick Levasseur has apologized for saying, "Anime is a prime example of why two nukes just wasn't enough," on Facebook..

The Manchester Democrat quickly backpedaled. "I would like to deeply apologize for the insensitivity of this post. It was a poorly thought out comment, posted jest on my private Facebook page," Levasseur said in a statement.

"This, of course, does not excuse the comment. This type of statement has no place in public or private discourse. It does not represent any true opinion, political or personal."

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