August Blooper of the Month #1

…we don’t know for sure whether he was actually on the links playing golf the entire time he was at the golf club, but with a little help from washing the Huffington Post, I’m sorry, we’re able to quantify broadly just how much golf this president plays…”  Ali Velshi, MSNBC December 26, 2019

Many on the Right have suggested that the HuffPost needs some cleaning up; not so many on the Left, till now.

August Blooper of the Month #2

The numbers have gone up among young people in your beds [in Houston hospitals]” (Willie Geist, interviewing Dr. Marc Boom on Morning Joe, July, 2020)

And who among us doesn’t appreciate having young people in our beds?

August Blooper of the Month #3

“[John] Lewis was one of ten children born to sharecroppers in rural Alabama in 1940.” (Geoff Bennett, NBC News Correspondent, The 11th Hour, MSNBC, July 17, 2020)


I’m still trying to work out the logistics on this one. Does it mean that out of all rural Alabamans, only ten children were born that year? Or does it mean that his mother gave birth to ten, IN 1940?

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