HBO's Bill Maher on Friday asked an extraordinary question of his guest panel: "Why isn't Barack Obama getting more s--t' for the oil spill in the Gulf?
Almost as surprising, the studio audience applauded after the "Real Time" host said this.
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And from the New York Times:
[T]he White House is...trying to avert the kind of political damage inflicted on former President George W. Bush by his administration’s slow response to Hurricane Katrina.
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