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More on those 57 Seconds

The other night I had a little mini-rant about that clip from MSNBC in which the Hebdo murderers were compared to Jerry Falwell. Alas, the post didn’t get it out of my system. So in this week’s “news”letter, the G-File, I revised and extended my remarks, as they say. You can read it here. A snippet:

But it’s worse than that. This 57-second transcript is so outside-the-box stupid that a million monkeys banging on typewriters would come up with the screenplay for Gymkata years sooner than this. And when you told the head monkey-wrangler what you were looking for, he would reply with Chief Brody understatement: “We’re going to need more monkeys.”

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