Thursday, September 10, 2009

Joe Wilson's New Viral Video

Open letter to Joe Wilson: Just stop talking, man. Don't make a video apologizing again and asking for campaign money. It's over. You're finished. Go away.

Lindsey Graham Clap Fail

Thank you Hardball for highlighting my favorite moment of last night's address. Lindsey Graham was thinking, "I agree with that, I'm going to applaud. Oh wait, I can't do that because I'm a Republican."

Reminder: No Masturbating on 9/11

Via The Onion.

Americans Observing 9/11 By Trying Not To Masturbate

Fact-Checking a Heckler

Politifact goes on MSNBC to dispute Joe Wilson's outburst.

"This is the first time we've fact-checked a heckler."

Obama Accepts Wilson's Apology

Always the bigger man, Obama accepts the apology and then uses it made a larger point.

Rep. Joe Wilson Inadvertently Called the President a Liar

Joe Wilson is the one who is a liar, saying that his outburst was completely "spontaneous" despite the fact that he had a copy of the speech to read before it happened.

Turns Out Democrats Booed Bush at 2005 State of the Union

Mere Rhetoric offers this flashback video, showing that Rep. Joe Wilson was not the first member of Congress to boo a president. I couldn't imagine that W. could have gotten away with not getting booed for a whole eight years.

Rachel Maddow and Barney Frank Discuss Obama's Speech

Two of my favorite people talk about the speech and crazy Joe Wilson.