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Tuesday, August 15, 2006

The Seattle Times: Politics: Senator says he's sorry for "macaca" comment

<blockquote>At a campaign rally in southwestern Virginia on Friday, Allen repeatedly called a volunteer for Democrat James Webb "macaca." During the speech in Breaks, near the Kentucky border, Allen began by saying that he was "going to run this campaign on positive, constructive ideas" and then pointed at S.R. Sidarth in the crowd."This fellow here, over here with the yellow shirt, Macaca, or whatever his name is. He's with my opponent. He's following us around everywhere. And it's just great," Allen said, as his supporters began to laugh."Let's give a welcome to Macaca, here," Allen said. "Welcome to America and the real world of Virginia." Allen then began talking about the "war on terror."</blockquote>

Do we want this guy in senate?

Read more at seattletimes.nwsource.c...

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