McCain Accidentally Hits the Nail on the Head

Speaking at a rally, John McCain meant to say “My fellow Americans” and instead he said “My fellow prisoners.”

Some are, of course, adding this to the “gaffe list,” but I think this is the closest either of the candidates has come to accurately describing the state of the middle class in this country thanks to bailout-mania that perpetuates the privatization of corporate profits and the socialization of corporate losses.

Keep it up, Senator McCain, you’re on the right track — even if you didn’t mean to be:

Author: Doug Powers

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