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Wikileaks: Clinton Campaign Considered Having Her Make A "Yo Mama" Joke

Photo credit: John Locher/AP Images
Photo credit: John Locher/AP Images

Here’s a good one from the Clinton email leaks. Before a February campaign event in Birmingham, Al., a Hillary Clinton campaign staffer wrote a “Yo mama” joke into the speech, one which was eventually cut.

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While kicking around edits for a speech, Amanda Renteria asks a group, “Is everyone comfortable w her saying ‘Yo Mama’?” They were not. Here are Maya Harris and Karen Finney registering their disapproval.

From Harris
From Harris
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From Finney
From Finney

As Twitter user @rtyson82 notes, this was two months before she pandered with a line about having hot sauce in her bag.

Staff writer, Deadspin

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