reports that the Republican presidential hopeful was about to make a potentially campaign killing slip of the tongue.
and TNT magazine
also reported on the speech.
When making a speech to supporters in Janesville, Wisconsin, Santorum was harshly criticizing Obama's policies.
Santorum said: “We know the candidate Barack Obama, what he was like – the anti-war government nig…, er the er the, America was a source for division!” he stammered.
After this utterance a silence seems to grip the room, but it is unclear why. Was this a slip of the tongue, or did Santorum really mean to say the "n" word?
Have a look at the video
and decide for yourself.