This might be the first year when you couldn't have gotten drunk just on the 9/11 references (only two direct ones!), but somehow 9/11 didn't make the shot list this year. Our economy is healthy and vigorous, our own generation is in a long war against a determined enemy, and the terrorist surveillance program has helped prevent terrorist attacks and remains essential to the security of America. In other news, the chocolate ration has been raised again, and we have always been at war with Oceania.
I suppose y'all heard about Cindy Sheehan being removed from the audience?
ETA Capitol Police admit wrongdoing in both the evening's oustings. Be nice if they knew their own regulations, huh?
I'm outraged on behalf of both women. Grr.