December 04, 2009

Yep, I did hear right

The Messiah -- using a racially insensitive term?

At a town hall in Allentown, PA today, Pres. Obama said he is seeking to regulate health insurance companies to make sure that people don't get "gypped."

gyp Slang
vb gyps, gypping, gypped, gips gipping, gipped
(tr) to swindle, cheat, or defraud
n
1. an act of cheating
2. a person who gyps
[back formation from Gypsy] (Source.)

I saw it live. You can watch it here.

Of course, if George W. Bush or some other Republican had said that ...

Posted by Hube at December 4, 2009 01:43 PM | TrackBack

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Slow news day, eh Hube?

Posted by: JohnnyX at December 5, 2009 01:46 PM

It always is for the MSM when Obama makes a slip that'd get a Republican in hot water for at least a 24 hr. cycle.

Posted by: Hube at December 5, 2009 03:18 PM