Rachel Maddow on Letterman

Towards the end of the interview, after expressing utter dismay at the relentless barrage of criticism that’s levelled against Barack Obama, Dave asks: “I would like to know, how would we be better off, how would our lives be now if John McCain had won and he was the President? How would it be better?”

Unless you’re a hardened cynic who believes (not altogether unjustifiably, it has to be said) that, for various reasons, the occupant of the White House is largely an irrelevance these days, then Dave’s hypothetical is an interesting one to ponder…

Side Note: I just want to take a moment to thank Youtuber “MiniRtist” who posted this clip and who has been doing just yeoman work in recent months posting full-length excerpts from Keith Olbermann’s new iteration of “Countdown” on Current TV.

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2 Comments

Filed under Humour, John McCain, Obama

2 responses to “Rachel Maddow on Letterman

  1. Aaah, she’s so awesome. I ❤ her to tiny little liberal pieces.

  2. Tomm

    Great interview.

    It is time American politics and mainstream media that the people are watching has included this type of discussion.

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