Allahpundit already covered this, but since it fits with the OOTD graphics and this is supposed to be a handy collection of flubs, we’ve eventually got to add When TOTUSes Attack:
Laying his plan for a President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, Obama began to name the members of PCAST listed in his prepared remarks – before realizing he’d already introduced them, earlier in his speech.
“In addition to John – sorry, the – I just noticed I jumped the gun here,” Obama said, pausing for several seconds as he looked at the prompter. “Go ahead. Move it up. I had already introduced all you guys.”
Maybe we’ll just call these Teleflubbies.
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