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Shades And The President



Former Florida ace reporter Peter Wallsten took some ribbing from the president yesterday for sporting sunglasses at a news conference. W didn't realize Wallsten needs them because of macular degeneration, and later called to apologize. At least the incident earned some plugs for Wallsten's new book, One Party Country: The Republican Plan for Dominance in the 21st Century. USA Today writes up the exchange here.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 4:04pm]


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