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_eh Donating Member (161 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-30-11 06:17 PM
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Bachmann stumbles over U.S. Embassy in Iran
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Source: The Tucson Citizen

Michele Bachmann reportedly says shed close the U.S. Embassy in Iran. The only thing is: Americans broke off diplomatic relations with the foreign country in 1980.

Jamie Novogrod, an NBC News reporter embedded with the Bachmann campaign, tweeted the GOP presidential hopefuls flub, which was made in front of an Iowa audience. Heres his post on Twitter:

Bachmann tells Waverly IA crowd that were she president, we wouldnt have an American embassy in Iran. The US broke ties w Iran in 1980.



Read more: http://tucsoncitizen.com/usa-today-news/2011/11/30/bach... /



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  -Bachmann stumbles over U.S. Embassy in Iran _eh  Nov-30-11 06:17 PM   #0 
  - When I saw the subject line, BEFORE I clicked the link...  krispos42   Nov-30-11 06:19 PM   #1 
  - what percentage of republicans...  awoke_in_2003   Nov-30-11 07:01 PM   #8 
  - Not withstanding the obvious...  Gringostan   Nov-30-11 07:23 PM   #13 
  - Bachmann actually supported Carter in 1976!  alp227   Dec-01-11 12:11 AM   #20 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-01-11 12:28 AM   #21 
  - They need to take her seat on the Select Committee on Intelligence away from her ....  Tx4obama   Nov-30-11 06:20 PM   #2 
  - O - M - G - ! - ! - ! Republicans TRULY are ir-responsible, out-of-touch-with-reality idiots!  patrice   Nov-30-11 07:08 PM   #12 
  - omg, now THAT's embarassing - but all these repugs are  wordpix   Nov-30-11 09:48 PM   #17 
  - Bachmann wants to build an embassy in Iran just to close it?  onehandle   Nov-30-11 06:21 PM   #3 
  - Only if Halliburton can built it for $20 billion.  krispos42   Nov-30-11 06:25 PM   #4 
  - I think she should go to personally oversee that task. n/t  kickysnana   Nov-30-11 06:42 PM   #5 
  - complete dumbass.  Soylent Brice   Nov-30-11 06:57 PM   #6 
  - Kick and Rec for all the little freepers to read  Kingofalldems   Nov-30-11 06:59 PM   #7 
  - wonder how they'll spin this... it will be fun to watch  wordpix   Nov-30-11 09:49 PM   #18 
  - We should close the embassy in North Korea, too...  awoke_in_2003   Nov-30-11 07:01 PM   #9 
  - Clear proof "Bomb, Bomb, Bomb, Bomb-bomb Iran" was NOT a joke.  patrice   Nov-30-11 07:04 PM   #10 
  - Clear proof that the consequences of 31 years without diplomatic relations are MEANINGLESS to Repubs  patrice   Nov-30-11 07:06 PM   #11 
  - +1  Scuba   Nov-30-11 08:13 PM   #15 
  - Ta Da! I win - I dumber than a door knob. n/t  madmax   Nov-30-11 07:53 PM   #14 
  - You know what is even sadder?  Caretha   Nov-30-11 08:23 PM   #16 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-01-11 01:06 AM   #22 
  - I support closing the U.S. Embassy in the DDR  Kennah   Nov-30-11 11:01 PM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-01-11 02:03 AM   #23 
  - Locking  NRaleighLiberal   Dec-01-11 09:10 AM   #24 
 

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