Sonia Sotomayor’s Nickname From Now On Is ‘Sarah Manorgan’

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It seems that John Raese, the Republican businessman who may very well beat West Virginia governor Joe Manchin in their race to fill Robert Byrd's old Senate seat, does not follow enormous news events very closely.


Last month, he struggled over U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s name.

“Was it Sarah Manor, Sarah Manorgan, Sarah Morgan?” he was quoted as saying by a monthly publication based in Shepherdstown.

Sarah Manorgan, really?

Political notebook: Raese stumbles with some names [Charleston Daily Mail via Think Progress]