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Which one of these things doesn't belong? From the Washington Post's On Leadership column:
Barack Obama still sneaks cigarettes. Gordon Brown has a mean temper. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin struggles with her weight. At what point do a leader's personal vices begin to undermine effectiveness?

The follow-up question is priceless: "Is it better to hide them or acknowledge them?"

I'm going to start hiding my TOTESFAT! immediately so I can be a more effective leader of Shakesville. Black is slimming, right? I'm going to start dressing like a ninja so everyone will mistakenly think I'm skinny and respect me.

[H/T to Shaker MJ.]

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