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WJLA, August 15, 2012

PHOTOS: Top 10 political gaffes to make you laugh

Tweets, speeches and debates – there are plenty of “oopsie” opportunities for today’s politicians. Here are 10 of the most memorable, red-faced moments from some of our favorite republicans and democrats. (Yes, we gave equal time to each party.)


Rick Perry

During his bid for the Republican presidential nomination, Rick Perry made quite a few high profile gaffes. Here is one of his most memorable ones. In an interview with the Today Show, Perry said “Bush did an incredible job, in the presidency, defending us FROM freedom.”

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