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Spin Control

Today’s lesson: Always check if the mike is hot

This video of two Republican strategists trashing McCain's pick of Sarah Palin raises two questions (other than the obvious ones about the veep selection):
When will political types learn to check whether their microphones are on?
What will journalists do when they do learn?



The Spokesman-Review's political team keeps a critical eye on local, state and national politics.