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Michele Bachmann Campaign Aides Fighting Over Who Was Slimiest Slime Ever

Today we have another entry in that timeless political genre, the Disputed Insider Account of a Failed Presidential Campaign. This time around, the dish involves the implosion of Michele Bachmann’s highly amusing 2011-2012 campaign (for PRESIDENT!), which one former aide suggests would have gone just swimmingly had the candidate not come under the hypnotic influence of another aide, who the first aide claims held an “unnatural” and “Rasputin-like” hold over the otherwise completely calm and rational Bachmann. Now, the most important thing to keep in mind here is that all of these people thought Michele Bachmann would be an awesome president. So tell us, Buzzfeed’s Andrew Kaczynski, which faction of crazies is right? Read more on Michele Bachmann Campaign Aides Fighting Over Who Was Slimiest Slime Ever…