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The 11 Most Random Groups Hillary Clinton Has Spoken To

Beats government work.

Posted on May 22, 2014, at 4:11 p.m. ET

Since Hillary Clinton left the State Department, she's given many, many speeches — both paid and unpaid — netting an estimated $5 million. Here are the strangest venues she's either spoken at or will soon.

11. The annual Queen Sofía Spanish Institute Gold Medal Gala

It's a gala that honors people who have contributed to the international appreciation of Spain and Ibero-America!
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It's a gala that honors people who have contributed to the international appreciation of Spain and Ibero-America!

10. The National Automobile Dealers Association Convention & Expo

A trade association for car dealers!
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A trade association for car dealers!

9. The Marketing Nation Summit

This is not a photo of marketing. Clinton spoke at the Marketo Marketing Nation Summit 2014 this year.
Seattle Municipal Archives / Creative Commons / Via flickr.com

This is not a photo of marketing. Clinton spoke at the Marketo Marketing Nation Summit 2014 this year.

8. The Biotechnology Industry Organization's annual convention

And this is not a photo of biotechnology! Clinton will speak this summer at the convention for the trade organization (BIO), which represents genetically modified food, pharmaceutical drugs, and biofuels.
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And this is not a photo of biotechnology! Clinton will speak this summer at the convention for the trade organization (BIO), which represents genetically modified food, pharmaceutical drugs, and biofuels.

7. The Montreal Board Of Trade

It's all about the poutine exports.
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It's all about the poutine exports.

6. The National Association of Chain Drug Stores

A trade association for drug stores!
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A trade association for drug stores!

5. The National Association Of Convenience Stores

A trade association for convenience stores and gas stations!
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A trade association for convenience stores and gas stations!

4. The United Fresh Produce Association

A trade association for produce producers that Clinton will speak to on June 10!
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A trade association for produce producers that Clinton will speak to on June 10!

3. The American Chemistry Council

A trade association that promotes the business interests of chemistry that Clinton will speak to on June 3!
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A trade association that promotes the business interests of chemistry that Clinton will speak to on June 3!

2. A Boys & Girls Club of Long Beach, California, corporate luncheon

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1. The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries

Where a woman threw what "she described as a shoe" at Hillary Clinton!
Seattle Municipal Archives / Via flickr.com

Where a woman threw what "she described as a shoe" at Hillary Clinton!

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