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New Rules: The Nonsense Of "Lapelgate"

Bill Maher goes off on the sheer ridiculousness of the right-wing's faux outrage over Obama's flag-less lapel, and the braindead media that perpetuat

Bill Maher goes off on the sheer ridiculousness of the right-wing's faux outrage over Obama's flag-less lapel, and the braindead media that perpetuates the non-scandal scandal.

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"This is typical press hypocrisy. They say they want someone who doesn't give pat political answers, but when they get one, they call him a loser. They say they don't want safe robots like Hillary, but they create conditions where only that species can survive. And then they give cover to people like Sean Hannity who reported on "no pin-gate" and then had to call a doctor because his fake outrage hard-on lasted longer than 72 hours."

Full transcript over at Salon.

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