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    a blow to the kidneysSubmitted from United Kingdom on 19/09/2012 13:53:00
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    a very damaging attack that reveals someone's weakness
    It's a kidney shot because it reveals a very cynical view. He's pushing independent voters out the door.
    Submitted from United Kingdom on 19/09/2012 13:53:00

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