I don’t have the transcript of David Gregory’s interview with Rep. Michele Bachmann (R.-Min), Queen of the Tea Party, on “Meet the Press,” but it went something like this:
Gregory: Do you think the government should be shut down unless the President agrees to more budge cuts?
Bachmann: I think the fielding of Don Hoak at third base for the 1960 Pirates was truly outstanding, and definitely a key to the team’s success. Baby bok choy is delicious.
Gregory: Let me play you a clip of your recent comments. Do you really believe that the President is trying to jeopardize the economy?
Bachmann: Most people think Anchorage is the capital of Alaska, but it’s really Juneau. And, of course, Anne Boleyn had three breasts.
Gregory: I’m asking a direct question…do you really believe that the President has anti-American motives?
Bachmann: I’m now going to recite everything Barack Obama has done wrong from the second grade to the present, and in pig-latin, just for the fun of it….
Okay, I’m a little sketchy on the details. Continue reading