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Hilarious McCain-isms: Funny John Mccain Quotes

Updated June 8, 2017 776 votes 30 voters 8.9k views
Read a collection of John McCain-isms and dumb quotes from Republican presidential candidate John McCain. Quotes from John McCain are a mixed bag, sometimes the man is eloquent and sometimes you have no idea what just happened, based on the gaffe that just occurred. John McCain has been a senator for the state of Arizona for many years. But for the past two presidential election cycles, he'd been getting stranger and stranger.
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    Well, basically, it's a google.

    "Well, basically, it's a Google."

    On how he's conducting his VP search, Richmond, Virginia, June 9, 2008
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    Not you, tom.

    "Not you, Tom."

    To debate moderator Tom Brokaw, after being asked who he might name as Treasury Secretary in his administration, Nashville, Tenn., Oct. 7, 2008
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    She needed the clothes.

    "She needed the clothes."

    Explaining to reporters why the RNC spent $150,000 on clothes and accessories for Sarah Palin and her family, Florida, Oct. 23, 2008
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    ...uh, she also happens to represent, be governor of a state that's right next to russia.

    "[Sarah Palin] knows more about energy than probably anyone else in the United States of America. ... And, uh, she also happens to represent, be governor of a state that's right next to Russia."

    After being asked about Sarah Palin's foreign policy experience, interview with WCSH-6, Portland, OR, Sept. 12, 2008
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