I am sure that by Monday morning everyone will have heard about or seen Stephen Colbert's extraordinary and hilarious "speech" at the White House Press Corps dinner. Engaging his great talent of irony and black humor, Colbert excoriated Bush, the White House Press Corps, and other Bush Administration officials. Bush was present at the event and neither him nor Laura was smiling at the end. In fact, they more or less huffed out immediately afterwards. You have to hand to Colbert. He had the courage to lambaste Bush right in front of his face. Below are links to the "speech." You will both jump with joy and scream with laughter.
STEPHEN COLBERT PART I
STEPHEN COLBERT PART II
In case you cannot access the links for one reason or another, below is the written transcript posted on Editor and Publisher.com Also, the event can be viewed on CSPAN. They rebroadcast events for a limited time. Enjoy!
EDITOR AND PUBLISHER ON COLBERT HERE
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