Friday, March 14, 2008
Who tells the truth: Dana Perino or Helen Thomas?
Of all people, White House spin queen Dana Perino had the nerve to claim on The Daily Show that Helen Thomas's questions are "not based on fact." Stewart brought howls, however, with this zinger: "The president has said that he's going to sprint to the finish -- can you get him to run faster???"
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