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Mccain Gaffes

2008's Most Laughable Political Antics

Daniel Kurtzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Kurtzman

In a story about potential vice presidential picks, the AP referred to Joe Lieberman as "the Democratic vice presidential prick in 2000."

McCain and Palin In Their Own Words: 25 Laughable Quotes

Daniel Kurtzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Kurtzman

1. "Our economy, I think, is still ― the fundamentals of our economy are strong." ―John McCain, Jacksonville, Fla., Sept. 15, 2008 (Source) 2. "T...

Sierra Club RAW: Last Week's Campaign McMeltdown

Josh Dorner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Dorner

The McCain campaign visited the Enrico Fermi nuclear generating station in Michigan -- the site of a 1966 partial meltdown that resulted in the coining of the phrase "China Syndrome."

McCain Dazed And Confused (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TPMtv takes the best of the worst John McCain gaffes, awkward pauses, and lame catchphrases and puts them all into one handy video reel: Watch mor...

McCain Gets Facts Wrong In Response To Hamdan Verdict

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Wednesday, a military jury at Guantanamo Bay found Osama bin Laden's former driver, Salim Hamdan, guilty of material support for terrorism in the f...

Rachel Weiner

McCain Explains His Repeated Czechoslovakia Gaffes (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

McCain said "Czechoslovakia" instead of the "Czech Republic" at another town hall today. But this time, he caught himself and offered a bit of self-mo...

Will Thomas

McCain Gaffes: A Tough Week In The Youtube Era

HuffingtonPost.com | Will Thomas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain is having a rough week. Not only was he panned for trying to steal Barack Obama's thunder by lifelessly reading a teleprompter in front ...

Sam Stein

McCain's Day Marked By False Statements And Gaffes

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A series of misstatements and verbal gaffes hampered Sen. John McCain on the day that unofficially marked the beginning of his general election campai...