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Blagojevich tells ABC'S Diane Sawyer on "Good Morning America" he mulled appointing Oprah to Obama senate seat

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Impeached Gov. Blagojevich told ABC's "Good Morning America" that he mulled offering Barack Obama's Senate seat to Oprah Winfrey.

"That is true," Blagojevich said. "The idea came to be from a friend," he said. ....She probably wouldn't take it."

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OMG, this guy is too good to be true! We cannot let this talent escape, so draft him now!

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With Bush gone, this is the kind of comedy we need. I for one am getting dressed and accessorized in the brilliant t-shirts and stuff from over at

It looks as great as Blago is nuts.

BlagoSpitz for America in 2012!

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