Tuesday, November 24, 2009
Something About Mary, Indeed
Never a big fan of the movie of that name so didn't quite get what people were excited about today at first, then realized. Sen. Mary Landrieu has been getting a beating from the right since unenthusiastically backing the Obama health plan going forward last weekend--with Limbaugh and Beck suggesting she is a kind of hooker. Today, Mark Halperin at his TIME blog put up a photoshopped image of Landrieu with her blonde hair slicked up, like Cameron Diaz after the infamous Stiller semen shot. He later took it down but critiques lives on.
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