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Bill or Bob?

AP:

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sees his secretary of defense just about every day, but he still flubbed Robert Gates’ name on Thursday.

Gates was in the crowd for Obama’s national security speech. Pointing him out, the president said “William Gates” was on hand. Perhaps Obama was thinking of Bill Gates, the Microsoft billionaire.

Well, that would explain the Pentagon’s new “Blue Screen of Death” weapons program.

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