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  •  yes Colbert's 2006 performance was the (2+ / 0-)
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    lunachickie, Hirodog

    exception to the fawning:

    Almost 18 whole hours after the performance, Daou determined that the shtick — or, as one commenter put it, "a work of staggering genius that could only be pulled off by a man with testicles the size of Alpha Centauri" — was being ignored by the mainstream media in order to "shield Bush from negative publicity." Daou even intuited why they didn�t laugh: because they were shamed "when Colbert put them in their place."

    http://www.time.com/...

    Here's a link to one of the several you tube downloads of Colbert's brilliant performance:
    https://www.youtube.com/...

    I think it was Stephen Colbert at his very very best:
    The MSM was subdued and shocked by it even angered by it I think ...hmmmmmm..........

    Finally people have gotten sick and tired of being had and taken for idiots. Mikhail Gorbachev

    by eve on Sun Apr 28, 2013 at 08:36:46 AM PDT

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