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Share: If Hank Williams Jr. has learned anything from the past nine days, it can best be summed up by a quote from President Harry Truman: “Never kick a cow turd on a hot day.” Truer words have never been spoken, but it’s not clear what that even means in this case. Williams appeared on “The View” on Tuesday, and said he has no regrets about his comment comparing President Barack Obama to German dictator Adolf Hitler. The comments let to his iconic intro for “Monday Night Football” being dropped by ESPN. “I’m not calling him Hitler,” he said Tuesday in defense of his comments on Fox News’ “Fox & Friends” last week. “It’s an analogy.” Williams was suspended and later dismissed by ESPN after a bizarre interview Monday on “Fox & Friends,” during which the country star compared John Boehner playing golf with Obama to “Hitler playing golf with (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin) Netanyahu. Not hardly. In the shape this country is in?” Tuesday, Williams repeat
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