Obama does a top ten list on Letterman tonight, via satellite, featuring campaign promises. One is "appoint Mitt Romney secretary of lookin' good." The No. 1 is: "Three words -- Vice President Oprah." Earlier this week, John Edwards allowed Dave to fuss with his famous 'do. But tonight Obama jokes that Lettermen can't repeat that, telling him: "you can't muss my hair."
This morning on the Today show, Matt Lauer sprung a "gotcha" surprise on Hillary Clinton, putting up on the screen a photo of Hillary and her husband, obviously during their White House days, posing with the very "slumlord" she had linked to Obama in the last debate. She denied knowing him at all and said that, in any case, she did not have a 17-year relationship with him like someone else she could name. Here is link:
Thursday, January 24, 2008
Obama does Letterman -- and Matt Lauer springs surprise on Hillary
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