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Letterman And O'Reilly Spar On Late Show (VIDEO)


Moving on from Palin, they focused their attention on the current president.

"Its time for Barack Obama to stand on his own two feet," O'Reilly said.

"My God," Letterman responded, "he's come into a house that's been condemned for eight years, and he's standing on his own two feet and he's saying, 'holy crap, the plumbing's gone, the fireplace doesn't work, there's rats in the attic, the garage is going to blow up."

Watch a clip of the interview:

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