MSNBC political analyst Mike Barnicle just couldn't pass up the chance to make a cheap remark on the clothes of House speaker Nancy Pelosi. He baselessly claimed that Pelosi's dress "cost more than the average American paid for their first home".
No comment was made pertaining to the cost of any man's suit.
Math has never been my strong suit. And I have difficulty balancing my check book. But you don't have to be Stephen Hawking to figure out that A. Nancy Pelosi's outfit cost more than the average American paid for their first home
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