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Is the leader of the free world actually concerned about how his fashion sense is portrayed in Austin?

Published August 17, 2007 7:43PM (EDT)

When Austin American-Statesman reporter Marques Harper wrote a piece tweaking the president for dressing like "Walker, Texas Ranger" while vacationing at his compound in Crawford, he got some e-mails from readers who thought his story was stupid.

According to the Washington Post, he also got a call from White House spokeswoman Dana Perino, who told him that the president of the United States had read the story and was not amused.

By Tim Grieve

Tim Grieve is a senior writer and the author of Salon's War Room blog.

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