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Obama: Send In The Clowns

As the press pool entered the state dining room just now to cover President Obama's remarks at the start of his health care meeting with Senate Democrats -- it struck Mr. Obama that there were a lot of reporters and photographers:

"It's like the clown car," he said -- likening the influx of media to the never ending line of clowns emerging from a small car at the circus.

Thinking better of his insult, Mr. Obama quickly said: "I dont mean that. You know I love you guys."

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