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    47% was not a gaffe. Nor was most of what political reporters cited.

    Of course, saying the truth by accident is known in DC as a Kinsley gaffe.

    "A gaffe is when a politician tells the truth - some obvious truth he isn't supposed to say." — this definition became known as a Kinsley gaffe.[6]

    "Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies." - Groucho Marx

    by Greg Dworkin on Sun Nov 11, 2012 at 10:19:43 AM PST

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