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Gov. Paterson Responds to Special Olympics

Earlier today, I called up the office of disabled New York governor David Paterson and asked if he had issued any sort of statement on President Obama’s Special Olympics comment last night. There has been no official statement, but the governor did answer a question related to it at an event this morning. Here’s the audio:

I must say, I thought the governor’s answer was pretty wishy-washy considering how angry he was at Saturday Night Live for poking fun at his visual impairment. As for for SNL this weekend, will they finally go after President Obama?
Editor’s Note: This item has been amended since its initial posting.

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