Times Barack Obama continued on his vaunted Apology Tour: Twice, both times telling Jim Lehrer he was sorry for going over the allotted time.
Chance that "Zinger" was actually the planned name for Romney's 6th son rather than a debate strategy: 1:3
Minutes into the debate before Obama realized he wasn't actually debating John Kerry: 63
Tags: Barack Obama, Debates, Jim Lehrer, Mitt Romney
South Park and politics are a natural fit for each other. After all, Washington has been making talking pieces of shit famous since before Cartman and the boys were even on the air. Meanwhile, South Park has been taking on the absurdities of American politics with bite, precision and hilarity for over a decade. Here are some of the best examples.
The list continues below. And you can always find more clips and full episodes at South Park Studios.
Tags: Al Gore, Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Hillary Clinton, Jim Lehrer, South Park, Video
In honor of The Television & Radio Correspondents Appreciate Fortnight, we present to you fourteen of our favorite Colbert Report interviews with media personalities…
14. Stone Phillips
Tags: Anderson Cooper, Bill O'Reilly, Chris Matthews, Correspondent List, Fareed Zakaria, Geraldo Rivera, Ira Glass, Jim Cramer, Jim Lehrer, Joe Scarborough, Katie Couric, Pat Buchanan, Rachel Maddow, Stephen Colbert, The Colbert Report
Just because wordle is so much fun, we ran all the words that the candidates spoke last night.
In the clouds below, the relative size of a word indicates the relative frequency each candidate spoke that word. Click on the images for a larger version.
UPDATE: The link to the larger McCain version should be fixed.
Tags: Barack Obama, Debates, Jim Lehrer, John McCain