White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs earned some groans from the
press corps when he parodied Sarah Palin's hand-written cheat sheet, and the right isn't laughing either. But that's not because the joke is
hurtful—it's because it's old. As The Weekly Standard's Mary Ham points out, Keith Olbermann, Andrea Mitchell and Palin herself have already spoofed it. Is Gibbs the new Dane Cook?
an astute cultural analogy, The Weekly Standard ties Gibbs to
Cook--a comic accused of thieving jokes from Louis C.K. Here are the
two orators in action:
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