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New RNC Video Compares Nancy Pelosi to Linda Lovelace

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After first shocking the political world with a video that juxtaposed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi with the James Bond villainess, Pussy Galore (above), the Republican National Committee ratcheted up the sexual political promiscuity stakes by putting out a commercial comparing the speaker with the X-rated star of Deep Throat, Linda Lovelace.

RNC chairman Michael Steele defended the parallel of Pelosi and Lovelace.

"This had nothing to do with the pornographic career of Ms. Lovelace," said Steele. "This had to do with READ THE REST OF THE XXX DETAILS HERE.

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