The stupidest person in Congress


Stephen Colbert makes the case for congressman Louie Gohmert who wins it even in the face of stiff competition from the likes of Michele Bachmann. I sometimes wonder whether he could be as stupid as he really seems to be and whether he is really quite savvy and has figured out that by saying deliberately stupid things, he gets a lot of media attention. But that would require him to be a really good actor, worthy of an award.

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  1. Chiroptera says

    But that would require him to be a really good actor, worthy of an award.

    It could be that being elected to high public office is the award.

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