Tag Archives: special olympics

Andrew Sullivan Sasses Sarah Palin for Sassing Barack Obama Over His Special Olympics Joke

Today at the Daily Dish: The woman who used a Down Syndrome infant as a campaign prop attacks a presidential joke: “I hope President Obama’s comments do not reflect how he truly feels about the special needs community.” Why am I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Obama Apologizes for Special Olympics Joke: “He expressed his disappointment and he apologized in a way that was very moving,” Said Tim Shriver, Special Olympics Chairman

So reports the Reno Gazette-Journal: Appearing on “The Tonight Show” Thursday, the president told host Jay Leno he’d been practicing at the White House’s bowling alley but wasn’t happy with his score of 129. Then he remarked: “It was like … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments