Saturday, September 15, 2007

A Late Night Blast From the Past

Below you'll find one of my favorite political moments ever. As a lot of you know, I am proudly BD's resident gerontology minor. Social Security is in my top three most-important issues. I remember watching this State of the Union back when it was on TV, and literally busting up in hysterical laughter and glee at the moment below.

Privatization of social security was one of my biggest policy nightmares, and the Democrats stood firm and resolute and beat back this horrible attempt to dismantle the most successful domestic program in United States history. It not only shows Democrats at their best, but also at their most witty and funny (and a nice shot of Hillary laughing, too). Watch:

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