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April 01, 2008

Obama Sucks at Bowling = Homophobic, Most Likely Racist

This is a silly little story that gets some chuckles -- Obama bowling a 37.

But what makes it truly hilarious is Media Matters' making a major issue out of Joe Scarborough commenting that this didn't show off Obama's "human side" so much as his "prissy side," and then playing Internet Detective Par Excellence to demonstrate the "Big Lie" of this story being put forward by the "Right Wing Noise Machine."

To wit:

Obama did not bowl a full ten frames to post that awesome score of 37, but rather only bowled SEVEN frames.

Ah. I see.

Perhaps this is their idea of an April Fools Day prank? Pretending that this is such an outrage, and then "fact-checking" the media to show that Obama only bowled a mere 70% of a complete game to put up that rockin' number?


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