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As Correspondents’ Dinner Comedy Act,
McHale Denigrates Republicans as Racists

Newsbusters, by Brent Baker

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Posted By:Drive, 5/5/2014 8:10:45 AM

Joel McHale, the comedy performer at Saturday night’s White House Correspondents’ Association dinner, delivered some zingers at the cable networks, the President and Democrats, but reserved his political invective for Republicans, the only group whose motivations he impugned – specifically, as racists. His very first joke: “Good evening Mr. President — or, as Paul Ryan would call you, another inner city minority taking advantage of the federal government to feed and house your family.” Soon after that one, the host of E’s The Soup and an actor on NBC’s Community, hurled: “E is also home to the Kardashians who, believe it or

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: franq, 5/5/2014 8:18:53 AM     (No. 9836705)

Yawn.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: NancyD, 5/5/2014 8:20:23 AM     (No. 9836708)

I´m tired of being labeled a racist because I don´t agree with BO´s policies.

I know it´s all they´ve got, but it´s so stupid and juvenile.

I do not know why the GOP and Conservatives take it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lifelonghuman, 5/5/2014 8:55:58 AM     (No. 9836743)

So what was once "good-natured ribbing" is now the omnipresent liberal attack mode. Still looking for one thing to like about liberals. Well...they don´t reproduce. At least there´s that.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 5/5/2014 9:01:55 AM     (No. 9836751)

What I don´t understand is why any Republican would attend this liberal snark-fest.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: dittohead, 5/5/2014 10:04:21 AM     (No. 9836854)

And why would Fox News corrospondents go? I like Shannon Bream but she was tweeting selfies with her jewelry and Jessica Simpson - yuck. I would have walked out the first time they criticized my politics or the company I worked for. Republicans seem to love to be made fun of - not me.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: farmwife, 5/5/2014 10:08:35 AM     (No. 9836858)

This just gets more ridiculous. John McCain makes nice with Al Sharpton, they have pre-party and post-party parties, they laugh when idiots make fun of our beliefs. Rush Limbaugh is right--going to Washington is all about being invited to the best parties. God help us.Please!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: stablemoney, 5/5/2014 10:35:21 AM     (No. 9836909)

I don´t hate Obama and the democratic party because they are black. I hate them because they exist.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 5/5/2014 1:08:54 PM     (No. 9837239)

Not a regular viewer of McHale, but going through the channels, I had the impression he was better than this. Oh well, another entertainer to boycott.

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