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'Saturday Night Live' captures the real (bleeping) Rahm Emanuel

November 24, 2008 |  1:44 am

The Ticket may have mentioned in the past the reputation for brass-knuckles partisanship associated with President-elect Barack Obama's chief-of-staff designate, Rep. Rahm Emanuel.

Here's one time for sure, another amazing video viewable by clicking here.

Additionally, we are re-publishing on the jump here part of a roast of Emanuel three years ago where then-Sen. Obama spoke quite humorously about his fellow Chicago politician. Click on the "Read more" line to see that second video.

Meanwhile, here's "Saturday Night Live"'s most recent take:

-- Andrew Malcolm

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