Obama and cast of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon watching live feed of Romney’s NAACP National Convention speech.
Actually, this is a picture from April 24th, when Obama appeared with Jimmy Fallon at UNC Chapel Hill. See the original on http://www.flickr.com/photos/whitehouse/7161178504/in/photostream
In Mississippi only 12% of voters think Obama’s a Christian to 52% who think he’s a Muslim and 36% who are not sure. In Alabama just 14% think Obama’s a Christian to 45% who think he’s a Muslim and 41% who aren’t sure.
Finally there’s considerable skepticism about evolution among GOP voters in both Alabama and Mississippi. In Alabama only 26% of voters believe in it, while 60% do not. In Mississippi just 22% believe in it, while 66% do not.
Explain to me again why the right should be taken seriously? (Hint: they fucking shouldn’t)
Bias. It’s in the details.
CNN: “President Barack Obama called Sandra Fluke Friday to offer his support to the law student who has come under attack following her testimony to a House panel in support of access to contraceptives.”
The New York Times: “On Friday, one day after Senate Democrats beat back a Republican challenge to the new policy, President Obama called Sandra Fluke, the Georgetown student who had come under incendiary attack from Mr. Limbaugh, to thank her for publicly backing his regulations mandating contraception coverage.”
Reuters: “President Barack Obama called a law student on Friday to express his support after she was branded a “slut” by controversial right-wing talk-show host Rush Limbaugh for her outspoken support of Obama’s new policy on contraception coverage.”
MSNBC: “President Obama called Georgetown Law student Sandra Fluke on Friday to offer her words of encouragement amid a controversy involving Rush Limbaugh’s words toward her.”
BBC: “US President Barack Obama has called to offer support to a US law student attacked by radio host Rush Limbaugh for her views on contraception.”
Fox News: “President Obama injected himself Friday into the controversy over Rush Limbaugh’s comments about a Georgetown University student who spoke to lawmakers about birth control”
Elvis Costello plays Penny Lane at the White House, with a member of the U.S. Marine Band on piccolo trumpet.