Congressman recalls drunken arm-wrestling match with Putin

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Posted: Sep 13, 2013 2:06 PM
Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) says in a new interview that Russian President Vladimir Putin, in the early 1990s, beat him in a drunken arm-wrestling match. Rohrabacher told KPCC-FM that Putin and two other Russian politicians were in Washington, D.C., and Rohrabacher invited them to play touch football. They all wound up at a local bar — Kelly's Irish Times — afterward. But rather than summarize it all, we thought it best just to let Rohrabacher tell it: