3/7/08: "I mean, itís well known. Everybody knows. Itís been well chronicled a thousand times. John Kerry asked if I would consider being his running mate."
March 07, 2008
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McCain clashes with NYT reporter
John McCain became hostile with the N.Y. Times' Elisabeth Bumiller on the campaign's plane today, after the reporter questioned him about a 2004 meeting with John F. Kerry, in which the Massachusetts senator suggested a VP slot. (Click here for audio clip, courtesy Breitbart.tv)
Bumiller, who took over the McCain beat from Marc Santora in January, quoted a 2004 story in which McCain said the Kerry meeting never happened, according to ABC News. McCain, whose temper does flare up at times, told Bumiller that everyone already knows this story, despite her persistent questioning.
UPDATE: Readers have fairly noted McCain's reaction isn't exactly "h
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