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Obama Campaign Responds to Big Bird Controversy with Ridiculous Statement

g15y Wrote: Oct 09, 2012 4:32 PM
Lets do a poll on this many mothers are distraught over the ALLEGED ATTACK on Big Bird..........
rmt5 in MA Wrote: Oct 09, 2012 5:20 PM
About as many who worried about the availability of contraceptives before Sandra Fluke came along!
Um......that would be practically nobody!

Ridiculous times call for ridiculous statements from the Obama campaign. Campaign spokesperson Jen Psaki said on Air Force One this afternoon there was "grassroots outcry" about Big Bird and therefore the campaign decided to make the now infamous Big Bird ad.

"There's been a strong grassroots outcry over the attacks on Big Bird. This is something that mothers across the country are alarmed about, and you know, we're tapping into that," Psaki told reporters aboard Air Force One on Tuesday.

"The larger point... is, aside from our love for Big Bird and Elmo, as is evidenced...