What I wrote at Lib Dem Voice

March 30, 2007

Words cannot express

It’s Friday night, which means it’s time for a YouTube clip.

Everyone has, I’m sure, by now seen the excruciating clip of Karl Rove rapping at the annual White House correspondents’ dinner. Please look away now if easily distressed by the sight of white, middle-aged guys in black tie getting down (as I believe the young people’s argot has it): it’s HERE. And they said satire died when Henry Kissinger was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize…

Fortunately our generation has Jon Stewart’s Daily Show to ease the pain:

Of course, if you want quality rapping comedy, there’s only one candidate: Chris Morris’s Fur Q. Enjoy. (Warning: strong language.)

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