Just watched Keith Olberman lambaste Sarah Palin and John McCain’s “real Americans” talk they used this weekend in small towns while hinting at Barack Obama’s possible communist/socialist/terrorist plans if he is elected president. Here’s what they meant, in case you missed it:
“Real” Americans = White Americans
After Olberman’s show ended, I was reminded of this clip from “Boston Legal’s” second season in ’04. If you’ve never watched the show, it’s too late–this year is the final season. But I highly suggest Netflixing it. It’s been a hallmark of my weeknight viewing schedule for the past 4 years, and multi-Emmy winner James Spader as attorney Alan Shore never ceases to crack me up while offering sharp critiques on the world around us.
In honor of today being the 2000th day since Pres. Bush declared “Mission Accomplished” and us being “da realest Americans” whatever the hell that means (and to possibly inspire you to go out and vote in 2 weeks), here’s a quick clip from “Boston Legal”: