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    RNC Chair: Obama Is Like Costa Concordia Captain

    ANN ARBOR, MI, - JANUARY 27:  U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to students at the University of Michigan January 27, 2012 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Obama spoke about college afoordability to the crowd of more than 3000 students, saying that he is pressuring Congress for new initiatives. (photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

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    Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus predicts that his party's candidates will eventually set aside their differences and come together to defeat President Obama in November. After all, he explained in CBS's 'Face the Nation,' Obama is "fleeing the American people" not unlike a certain now-famous cruise ship captain. "In a few months this is all going to be ancient history and we're going to talk about our own little Captain Schettino, which is President Obama who's abandoning the ship here in the United States and is more interested in campaigning than doing his job as president." Priebus' democratic counterpart has since reacted to the comparison, calling the Republican leader's words "inscendiary" and "unbelievable."

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