06 November 2007

The Death of Irony

Regarding Musharraf's suspension of the Pakistani Constitution:

MS. PERINO: These extra-constitutional measures ... are deeply disturbing and not something we can support...

Q: Is it ever reasonable to restrict constitutional freedoms in the name of fighting terrorism?

MS. PERINO: In our opinion, no.

I don't know how they stand the sheer cognitive dissonance.

Blogger no likee video today. Watch the exchange here:


  1. Maybe they are in with CNN to run the Daily Show out of business. How do you parody an exchange like that?


  2. I think to be a politician, at least on the national level, you have to be congenitally absent the irony-recognition gene. The mind boggles. Daily. bid, tid, qid, endlessly....


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