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Biden Flubs President of Panama's Name

5:00 PM, Nov 6, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Vice President Joe Biden flubbed the name of the president of Panama earlier today:

"Well, by 2015, if they stay on schedule--I'm heading down to meet with President Martinez in Panama in a couple weeks, to go look at the canal and deal with some other things with Panama," said Biden.

In fact, the name of the president of Panama is Ricardo Martinelli.

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