September 25, 2007

Sweet Nothings


It's Ahmadinejad Week here at Cox & Forkum; he keeps giving us material that we can't resist. Little Green Footballs has been vigilantly following the reaction from the left, particularly in posts at Daily Kos. Below are some of the LGF posts on the topic:

Daily Kos: Ahmadinejad 'Sounds Entirely Too Reasonable'

No wonder those that are beating the war drums against Iran didnít want Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to speak any place American might hear him. Thanks to Columbia University and CPAN he was heard by many. †He sounds entirely to reasonable. Hearing his own word doesnít help the cause of demonizing him as a madman and the most recent Hitler. This is someone we definitely should be talking to. so in the interest of promoting peace and knowledge, I present these short excerpts from his talk at Columbia University today.

Daily Kos: Why I Have A Little Crush on Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

I know Iím a Jewish lesbian and he'd probably have me killed. But still, the guy speaks some blunt truths about the Bush Administration that make me swoon...

Video: Columbia Students Applaud Ahmadinejad's Reply to Bollinger
Video: Columbia Students Applaud and Cheer Ahmadinejad
Daily Kos: 45% Want Ahmadinejad As US President Dropped to 32% at the time of this posting

Here's the transcript of the speech with "applause" notations.

UPDATE I: More from LGF: Seattle PI: Ahmadinejad, Hot or Not?.

UPDATE II: From Hot Air: Audio: Jewish lesbian dKos diarist tells John Gibson her Ahmadinejad crush is satire.

Posted by Forkum at September 25, 2007 04:08 PM