Thursday, July 31, 2008

Obama: Drill for Oil? Naw, We Just Need to Put Air in Our Tires.

According to Barack Obama, the United States doesn't need to drill for oil. He insists Americans could do just as well by getting our cars tuned and keeping our tires inflated.

You think I'm kidding, right? You say, no one could be so dumb. Or, at least you're thinking that if a presidential contender was so silly as to make a bonehead statement like that, he would be hooted off the stage and the late night comedians would have punchlines for a week.

Well, welcome to Barack Obama's world -- a new, audaciously hopeful fantasy world where not only does he really say things like that...but then gets away with it in the bargain.

Here's the brief video clip.