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Lessons in PR: Keep the party’s nuts off camera

The satirical news shows The Daily Show succeeded in finding the very worst of the Democratic convention-goers in Charlotte. The “Best F***ing News Team” tears apart the party’s self-proclaimed “Party of Inclusion” status in a mere 3 minutes and 40 seconds. Clearly, this is not the image the convention organizers hoped for.

Who wouldn’t you include?




Joe the Biden: Hennessey spokesman

The Onion News Network has a spot on Joe Biden’s role as spokesman for Hennessey. Washington news site Politico even makes a cameo.

“Sensual. Powerful. Biden.”

In the interest of fair and balanced satire, the spot mentions Dick Cheney’s endorsement of an industrial-strength weed killer.

As of this writing, the video had 162,968 views.