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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.)


Sarah Palin

The former Republican VP nominee tweeted, “Peaceful Muslims, pls refudiate” during the mosque controversy near Ground Zero. Unfortunately, REFUDIATE is not a word. She eventually deleted the tweet.

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