Countdown's Worst Persons segment for July 14, 2009 with winner U.S. Army Maj. Stefan Frederick Cook and his lawyer birther Orly Taitz. Runners up New
July 16, 2009

Countdown's Worst Persons segment for July 14, 2009 with winner U.S. Army Maj. Stefan Frederick Cook and his lawyer birther Orly Taitz. Runners up Newt Gingrich for his statements on Iran to Al Jazeera and the right wing media for curry favor with Mark Sanford.

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