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Poker Face McCain

U.S. Sen. John McCain, a leading advocate of military action in Syria, was caught playing poker on his iPhone during a key Senate hearing on the issue last week.

A Washington Post reporter snapped a photograph of the senator playing poker during the hearing, and shortly afterward, the Arizona Republican came clean on Twitter. "Scandal! Caught playing iPhone game at 3+ hour Senate hearing - worst of all I lost!" he tweeted.

Roberto De Vido is a communications consultant, writer, cartoonist and jack of many trades. The former chief of Tucson Sentinel’s East Asia Bureau, he now lives in California (make of that what you will).

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