The Daily Show looks at Michele Bachmann’s sensational allegation of possible Muslim Brotherhood infiltration into the highest levels of government. Her reckless accusations have caused even her party colleagues to break ranks and criticize one of their own, something that is rare these days.
(This clip appeared on July 19, 2012. To get suggestions on how to view clips of The Daily Show and The Colbert Report outside the US, please see this earlier post.)
Could it really be that just in the recent past this person was a serious contender for the Republican nomination for president, having won the Ames Iowa straw poll less than a year ago? Or was that just a bad dream?
Oh Michele, Michele, we could love you for being an endless source of unintentional crackpot humor if you were not also such a malignant influence.