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Cheney falls asleep during Cabinet meeting on wildfires.

By Faiz Shakir  

"Cheney falls asleep during Cabinet meeting on wildfires."

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During a cabinet meeting yesterday, Vice President Cheney fell asleep on camera while President Bush was discussing wildfires in California. A Cheney spokeswoman “laughed it off,” telling CNN that the vice president was “practicing meditation.” CNN’s chyron reported that Cheney was seen “meditating” — rather than sleeping — during the cabinet meeting. Watch it:

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