The Biggest & Best Gaffes of Election 2012 (So Far!)

Yes, most of the time the presidential campaign candidates and players are smooth-talking and calculated ... but not always. Here's a look at the funniest (and zaniest!) gaffes made thus far in the 2012 election. (34 Photos)

Joanne Bamberger on Jun 11, 2012 at 1:03PM

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The Biggest & Best Gaffes of Election 2012 (So Far!)

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Everything's Just "Fine"

Candidate: President Obama

Date: June 9, 2012

Gaffe: While trying to make the point that the private sector is currently faring better than the public sector, President Obama declared "the private sector is doing fine"--this, despite a climbing unemployment rate, May's gloomy jobs report, and the fact that 23 million people are out of work!

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