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Harry Reid apologizes for jokes at Asian American function
Harry Reid apologizes for jokes at Asian American function

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who has a history of insensitive and off-color remarks, apologized Friday for a pair of jokes he made before the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce. “I don’t think you’re smarter than anybody else, but you’ve convinced a lot of us you are,” the Nevada Democrat said to laughter from the audience. Later in the program, milling onstage as he was introduced to participants, Reid leaned into the microphone and quipped, “One problem that I’ve had today is keeping my Wongs straight.” A video of Reid’s Thursday appearance was recorded by America Rising, a conservative group, and an account was posted by...

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