Who You Gonna Believe About Lincoln? Some Nerd History Guy Or Stephen Colbert?
Stephen Colbert has the skinny on Barack Obama's presidency-destroying interview with Zach Galifianakis, which "set off a firestorm everywhere, from Fox News to later in the day on Fox News." The montage of clips from Fox explaining how the short video mortally wounded the President's dignity is worth the price of admission all by itself. And then there's the beautiful abject failure of the rightwing attempts to call the video an abject failure -- traffic to healthcare.gov went up 40% Tuesday after the video went viral.
Doktor Zoom's real name is Marty Kelley, and he lives in the wilds of Boise, Idaho. He is not a medical doctor, but does have a real PhD in Rhetoric. You should definitely donate some money to this little mommyblog where he has finally found acceptance and cat pictures. He is on maternity leave until 2033. Here is his Twitter, also. His quest to avoid prolixity is not going so great.