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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 02/11/2013

Quoted: Rep. Brad Sherman on being mistaken for Rep. Pete DeFazio

Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Caliif.), not to be confused with. . . (Katherine Frey/The Washington Post)

“You’re a baldist! Just because he’s bald and I’m bald doesn’t mean we’re the same person!”

Rep. Brad Sherman to our colleague Felicia Sonmez after realizing midway through an interview that she thought he was Rep. Pete DeFazio, an anecdote recounted in the New Republic’s story about “D.C.’s most indistinguishable politicians.” Other look-alikes, according to
. . . Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.). (Chris Kleponis/Bloomberg News)
congressional reporters: Reps. Pat Meehan and Mike Kelly; Elijah Cummings and John Lewis; Spencer Bachus and Pete Sessions.

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