Arizona state governor Jan Brewer seems to think she’s got an answer for everything, so it’s news when she’s at a loss for words. On Wednesday, Brewer was speaking at an economic development and education reform forum in Mesa, Arizona, when she was left speechless due to a teleprompter malfunction. 

She seemed more composed and prepared then her last fumble. At a debate during last year’s gubernatorial election, Brewer also took an unexpected long pause when she came to a lost for words and nervously giggled.

“My opening was not, uh, the finest hour…the longest sixteen seconds of my life,” she told a local radio station.

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