"If you don't read the press you are uninformed. If you do read the press you are misinformed" - Mark Twain
Sunday, October 21, 2012
Put Up Your Dukes (Or I'll Murder You,...)
Back-in-the-day, presidential debates involved fighting words, and duels, and any other manner of conflict, which has been all but wiped away by political correctness. Saturday Night Live seemed inspired to bring it back with this skit - and it's about as funny as they've gotten recently.
In a modern American debate, of course, this moment in 2000 is about as close to real political fisticuffs as we've seen: