Archive for ‘Bobby Jindal’

February 25, 2009

Chris Matthews: ‘Oh, God’

Dissing Bobby Jindal:

I didn’t like Jindal’s speech, either, but then again, nobody’s paying me a million a year to do TV news, either. And I didn’t diss his speech before he ever opened his mouth.

UPDATE: Michael Calderone of the Politico says it sounded like Keith Olbermann, not Matthews, who said “Oh, God.”

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February 25, 2009

Jindal does himself no favors

Ace and Allah both dissed the Louisiana governor’s earnest-dork performance:

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A big wiffle-ball swing and a miss for the consensus favorite 2012 candidate of Republicans who look down their nose at Sarah Palin. I like Jindal. Great conservative with good ideas. But Palin’s so much better on TV, there’s no comparison. Whatever her weaknesses, you can’t deny she’s got the telegenic quality.

UPDATE: Think Progress has video of the Fox News panel trashing Jindal’s performance:

“This was not Bobby Jindal’s greatest oratorical moment.”