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Obama Campaign Responds to Big Bird Controversy with Ridiculous Statement

Tejano2012 Wrote: Oct 09, 2012 4:25 PM
Has anyone here taken a look at Big Birds profit margins? He is doing a lot better than most of America today. Big Bird will be fine, he is able bodied and more than capable of supporting himself without borrowed money from Bank of China. USA is B-R-O-K-E, if I had to choose between food on my kids plate and Big Bord, well, sporry, its time for Big Bird to leave the nest and fend for himself. As a country we are broke, broke means you stay home and cut spending.

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...