Thursday, March 19, 2009

Obama's Special Olympics Joke

Keith Olbermann and Craig Ferguson give a preview of Obama on Leno. "Why couldn't he have done Dave? I don't understand."

UPDATE: Here's the video of the Special Olympics joke itself. Love how Jay just plows past it.

The Decemberists at SXSW

One highlight from this year's SXSW Festival: The Decemberists premiering their new album "Hazards of Love" in its entirety at Stubb's. Here's a video someone took of the song "Annan Water."

Stephen Colbert Has "Twatted"

Here he is talking about it with Meredith Viera on the Today Show.

Congressman Hears "Giant Sucking Sound" of "Tightening of Sphincters"

It's times like these when I miss the house on fire metaphors.

Left-Wing Conspiracy Called Meghan McCain Fat

That's right. Contrary to what you may have heard, Laura Ingraham never called Meghan McCain fat. Ingraham explains:

Lawrence O'Donnell Wants to Know How Eric Cantor is Going to Vote

O'Donnell grilling Cantor on Morning Joe: "It's too early in the morning to know how you're going to vote."

LandlineTV: Is Obama a socialist?

"He has budget, and if you don't like, he will pound you with his fist."

Jim Cramer on the Today Show

Jim Cramer gets some balls back, calling Jon Stewart "naive and misleading."

Obama's One-Liners

Want to see every joke Barack Obama has made as President? Politico put together this montage. My favorite: "Excuse me, I'm choked up with anger here."

Michael Showalter's Spring Break on Jimmy Fallon

"Sip! Sip! Sip!"

Jeff Zucker Just Doesn't Get It

Here he is blasting Jon Stewart at the McGraw-Hill Media Summit. "I think it was incredibly unfair to CNBC." Of course he would think that.

Dodd Points the Finger at Himself for AIG Bonuses

It was Sen. Chris Dodd's office that put in the clause allowing for the AIG Bonuses. CNN gets an exclusive interview. Thanks for pointing me to the video: