October 09, 2003

New Column: 'Bad Boys Get S...

New Column: 'Bad Boys Get Spanked: Recall Was About One Important Issue -- Firing Gray Davis: I won't have robot-boy to kick around anymore!

Posted by at October 9, 2003 11:30 AM

As the spanking came to a crescendo, I couldn't help but remember the impeachment day "swearing-out" of Richard Nixon by Billy Graham on the National Lampoon's Missing White House Tapes: "God-dayam you, Richard Nixon..."

Posted by: Mike G at October 9, 2003 12:28 PM

Loved the lede from the brain-dead music guy--if an election isn't a popularity contest, what the fuck is it? Gore supporters never seem to understand that being an apple-polisher and professional teacher's pet doesn't make you one of the cool crowd. It's all a "popularity contest"--every moment on earth.

Posted by: Kate at October 9, 2003 08:34 PM

Kate -- For the record, he *wasn't* a Gore supporter. In fact, he actively worked against him, based on knowing him personally to be lacking in backbone....

Posted by: Matt Welch at October 9, 2003 10:07 PM

Great article Matt.

Posted by: Robert Light at October 10, 2003 02:19 PM
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