Bush Administration Official Condemns Common White House Invitation

The same day that Jon Stewart and Bill O’Reilly went toe to cloven hoof over the Obama Administration’s White House invitation to rapper Common, Darryl W. Jackson, who served in the Bush Administration as an assistant secretary of commerce from 2005 to 2009 chimed in with his two cents. Luckily for us, the value of American currency is on the decline since his argument was basically a regurgitation of Fox News’ rhetoric. However, he did include one doozy worth noting.

The Weekly Standard Insults Their Conservative Base

The Weekly Standard is trying to and probably will capitalize on the duncity* of Sarah Palin at the financial expense of their conservative readership. They’ve got a line of bumper stickers and t-shirts they’re hawking with her famous fabricated word “refudiate” that sell for $2.50 and $21.95 a piece respectively.

Last Week’s Top 10 Late Night Political Jokes

With this week getting underway, let’s look back at last week’s top 10 late night jokes (in no particular order):

Fox New’s Hannity Sucks Up to “Atlas Shrugged” Actor Graham Beckel

Speaking for everyone on the set, which is likely over 100 people, including the union IATSE and Screen Actors Guild actors, Graham Beckel claimed working on Atlas Shrugged was the only time any of them ever worked on a film in which the hero was a businessman.

Don’t Use the Word “Retard” Anymore, You Reta – I mean – Douche Bag!

It turns out Sarah Palin was right after all. Now I have to go wash my mouth out with soap.

Stephen Colbert, Special Olympics chairman discuss the word ‘retard’ (video) – Examiner.com

Shriver recently appeared on Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report to discuss the (mis)use of the word with Report host Stephen Colbert. Over the course …

Video: Colbert Launches His Own PAC; Palin Creates Another New Word – National Journal

Stephen Colbert decides to start his own PAC, “Being a pundit these days is not enough anymore. If you want to be a political playa’ in 2012 you need a PAC.” …

Jon Stewart Takes On Obama’s Libya Speech, Strategy & ‘Squirmish’ (VIDEO) – Huffington Post (satire)

Jon Stewart spent almost the entirety of Tuesday night’s “Daily Show” talking about one thing: President Obama…

Jon Stewart compares Republican governors to evil step dads

TPM LiveWire: Yesterday Jon Stewart claimed that Republican governors across the nation are now ruling in a much different way than the promised to last fall. As Stewart put it, the …