With the country already torn apart by the Bush administration and our current ill-advised war, Senator, and presidential candidate, John McCain "joked" about bombing Iran while appearing at a campaign event Wednesday morning. When asked about Iran by an audience member at the VFW-hall event, McCain invoked the Beach Boy's song "Barbara Ann" saying "That old Beach Boy's song, bomb Iran" and sang "Bomb-Bomb-Bomb, Bomb-Bomb…"
Here's the video:
Are you freakin' kidding me? I'm guessing, if elected, he would pick Don Imus as his Secretary of State.
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