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This Is A Thing Rick Perry Said About Ben Bernanke

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“If this guy prints more money between now and the election, I dunno what y’all would do to him in Iowa but we would treat him pretty ugly down in Texas. Printing more money to play politics at this particular time in American history is almost treasonous in my opinion.”
[via BI]

If those sound like fighting words, Ben, don't take it personally. Apparently someone's campaign heard from focus groups that "it takes balls to execute an innocent man," and you were the first guy he could think of.

Rick Perry Accuses Ben Bernanke Of Treason [The Atlantic]