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Monday, September 09, 2013

A Speechless Politician

We all know that politicians say stupid things sometimes, and it's up to the press corps to hold them accountable. That's exactly what an Australian reporter tried to do with newly elected Prime Minister Tony Abbott over an insensitive comment he'd made about a soldier who died in Afghanistan. Abbott's response is the most unusual I've ever seen -- a tactic even Rick Perry, Michelle Bachmann, and Anthony Weiner wouldn't try -- he stood there and said nothing...