Keith Olbermann is a historically illiterate buffoon.
“So what else is new?”, you ask? Well, apparently this time he was busy demonstrating that he was more pig-ignorant of American history than, say, Sharron Angle (Via AoSHQ). “Just for the record do you how many elections Abraham Lincoln lost in his lifetime?” [Keith "Moo" Olbermann] asked, leering into the camera. With drama benefitting Gloria Swanson as the fading star in Sunset Boulevard, Olbermann | Read More »
President Obama pulls a Barbara Streisand?
That’s a reference to Ms. Streisand’s classic mistake of using a cool-sounding Shakespeare ‘quote’ that she apparently found on the Internet without checking it to see whether it was, in fact, correct. Which it wasn’t; and that particular example is probably a major reason why Ms. Streisand has done us all the favor of not airing out her political opinions lately. Personally, I’m grateful. But | Read More »
Abraham Lincoln… didn’t survive the Civil War, Gore Vidal.
He was assassinated just after Lee’s surrender, which is not quite the same thing. And if there’s a reference besides you for this quote: “I am President of the United States. I have full overall power and never forget it, because I will exercise it.” …I have yet to find it. Source? Moe Lane PS: Like Hot Air, I agree: stop smoking crack on the | Read More »