An Aaron Sorkin Liberal Fantasy

Obama’s speech at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner:

Lots of really great one liners in there. Here is the full text for the YouTube impaired. He gets great writers for this event. The one item that seems to have gotten some news buzz was Antonio Scalia sitting at the Fox News table. Once you buy into the incestuous relationship between the press and the government this is a minor complaint.

3 Responses

  1. And the perhaps funnier and more media-centered speech by Conan O’Brien:


  2. Just one more. This parody of House of Cards is just brutally hilarious:


  3. It’s an interesting juxtaposition with the reallocation of the DoT sequester funds to eliminate the FAA sequester on Friday.

    If Obama was serious about the sequester then he would have vetoed the FAA bill and could have announced that he wasn’t participating in the dinner because it wasn’t right for Washington to have the cocktail party business as usual while Americans’ unemployment benefits were running out, Head Start funding was being cut, cancer patients being tossed out into the street, etc.

    But he’s not, so he didn’t. Politics as Usual.


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