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  1. human gaffe-machines
    Mitt Romney Once Said War Vets Should Be Taught How to Milk CowsHe later apologized for it.
  2. Pippa and the Gun: The Middletons’ Very First ScandalIf charged with illegal use of a handgun, she could face up to seven years in prison.
  3. fur files
    Kitson Mislabeled Real Fur As FauxThe store now has its tail between its legs.
  4. gaffes
    Zimmerman’s Lawyer Cites ‘Shaken Baby Syndrome’Unfortunate word-choice alert.
  5. etch a sketch politics
    Etch A Sketch’s Tongue-in-Cheek Political Ads“Shake it up, America and exercise your freedom of self-expression.”
  6. gaffes
    Shanina Shaik Says Tyson Beckford Is ‘in the Dog House’After those weird comments he made about her last week.
  7. gaffes
    Jean-Paul Guerlain Fined for Racist Remarks“My words do not reflect in any way my profound thoughts.”
  8. r-money
    Mitt Romney Makes Layoff Joke, Hopes Humans Will LaughResults from humor scan: negative.
  9. gaffes
    Tyson Beckford Claims Credit for Girlfriend Shanina Shaik’s Success“I helped place her with the right people, get her teeth cleaned, her body toned up.”
  10. early and often 2012
    Mitt in His Own Words: On Gaffes and True LoveMitt Romney appeared on Hugh Hewitt’s talk show and reminded everyone that he made a pun once.
  11. gaffes
    Dutch Fashion Magazine Apologizes for Calling Rihanna the N-WordThey add that she has “a ghetto ass,” which is also unwise.
  12. DO-Oops
    DOH Deems Algonquin Lobby Cat Feline Non GrataPoor Matilda must now spend her days chained up at the check-in desk.
  13. Gaffes
    On Second Thought, Hold the AffogatoNo, no, not “avocado.”
  14. Gaffes
    ADL Objects to Wodka Vodka’s ‘Hanukkah Pricing’Get with the program, Wodka!
  15. Gaffes
    ‘Yuppie Scum’–Targeting Waitress Had the Wrong GuyShe publicly attacked the wrong Andrew Meyer.
  16. Food Politics
    Obama-Branded Chinese Chicken Joint Angers Al SharptonObama Fried Chicken in Beijing features a carton Obama head on Colonel Sanders’s body.
  17. gaffes
    JCPenney Discontinued a T-shirt That Said ‘I’m Too Pretty to Do Homework’The retailer issued a statement today.
  18. gaffes
    Italian Vogue’s ‘Slave Earrings’ Blamed on ‘Bad Translation’Franca Sozzani apologized.
  19. Gaffes
    Whole Foods Will Celebrate Ramadan in Spite of Angry Right-Wing BloggersAfter an internal memo urging employees not to promote Ramadan, the chain is backpedaling.
  20. Gaffes
    No Longer a True Loaf of MineFairway’s parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme bread has been renamed.
  21. gaffes
    GOP Piles on Biden for Using the T-wordRand Paul: “Prefer to be thought of as a freedom fighter.”
  22. joetorious
    Ten Reasons Why It’s a Bad Idea to Put Joe Biden on TwitterA walk down memory lane, in 140 characters or fewer!
  23. Gaffes?
    Obama’s ‘Awkward’ Toast Doesn’t Seem All That AwkwardWe’ve got the video!
  24. gaffes
    This Swimsuit Depicting the Hindu Goddess Lakshmi Prompted Death Threats, Flag BurningThe suit will not be sold, naturally.
  25. Snubs
    Now Ina Garten Is the One Getting DissedThe tables have turned and it’s the Make-A-Wish kid who isn’t into the idea.
  26. Gaffes
    Ina Garten Un-snubs Make-A-Wish PatientShe’ll make time for the 6-year-old with leukemia after all.
  27. early and awkward
    Charlie Crist Compares Himself to HitlerThis was not the right metaphor.
  28. gaffes
    CNN.com Inadvertently Publishes Al and Tipper Gore’s E-mail AddressAddress was up for about two hours.
  29. gaffs
    New Jersey Teachers Union Prays for Chris Christie’s DeathThe governor did not take too kindly to this.
  30. joetorious
    Joe Biden Killed the Irish Prime Minister’s MotherOnly for a second, though.
  31. gaffs
    Michael Steele Shocks the World by Calling for Harry Reid to Step DownRNC head says Reid’s comment is as bad as Trent Lott’s.
  32. gaffs
    Harry Reid Apologizes for ‘Light-Skinned Negro’ Remark About Obama in 2008The Senate Majority Leader really should have known better.
  33. secretary of awesome
    The Accumulating Gaffes of Hillary ClintonThey’re really piling up, and most of them aren’t even funny.
  34. joetorious
    People Only Like Joe Biden When He’s Making a Fool of HimselfThe vice-president hasn’t been making gaffes lately, and America disapproves.
  35. secretary of awesome
    Hillary’s Aide Really Half-Assed That ‘Reset’ Button ThingFortunately, everyone hates him already.
  36. early and often
    Obama Calls Biden’s ‘Test’ Comment a ‘Rhetorical Flourish,’ McCain Calls it ‘Accidental Straight Talk’Oh, what’s in a gaffe, anyway?
  37. early and often
    Meet the Adviser Stabbing at McCain’s Self-destruct ButtonWant the most destructive assessment you can get of a John McCain policy proposal? Just ask McCain’s own senior policy adviser, Douglas Holtz-Eakin.
  38. early and often
    McCain, Palin Attack Couric for ‘Gotcha Journalism’Wait, is that the style of reporting where one asks follow-up questions and holds people accountable for their public statements? Despicable!
  39. early and often
    ‘Houses’ Gaffe Spiraling Into All-Out WarMakes those days of endless squabbles over health-care mandates seem quaint.
  40. early and often
    McCain Gaffe Makes Him Seem Older Than EverThis may seem like a superficial issue, and that’s because it very much is. But deep beneath the superficiality, this could be something that actually matters.
  41. early and often
    McCain-Camp Gaffe Trumps ‘Nuts’ Remark!It’s exhausting that the focus of the election zigs and zags with every successive surrogate gaffe. Except, in this case, many believe that Phil Gramm’s misstep could cause trouble for quite a while.