I have never before been as shocked and awed as when I heard Barack Obama use the phrase “Lipstick on a pig”. Despite the context of the quote I have chosen to believe that Obama was talking exclusively about Sarah Palin’s physique, and there’s no transcript, audio file, video, or smoke signal you can provide that will convince me otherwise. I mean, Lipstick On a Pig? C’mon, we all know exactly what that’s about, it’s not like anybody who worked on the McCain campaign has ever used that…
In lieu of the stupidity we’re all supposed to get excited about, please take a second of your day to think about those whose lives were cut short seven years ago. The promises we made to their families and memories are ill-served by manufactured scandals that attempt to influence November’s most important decision.