Laughing at Cheney’s expense

LAUGHING AT CHENEY’S EXPENSE…. I don’t usually post these, but I liked my appearance on last night’s “Rachel Maddow Show,” in large part because Rachel laughed when I made fun of Dick Cheney. (The segment follows up on this post from yesterday.)

Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy

Two quick, pre-emptive responses. First, the fake-book backdrop really isn’t my fault; it’s there for all of my appearances; and I seem to be stuck with it. I try not to think about it.

Second, if it seems my hair looks funny, it’s because I’d just gotten a haircut a few hours before the appearance.

Support Nonprofit Journalism

If you enjoyed this article, consider making a donation to help us produce more like it. The Washington Monthly was founded in 1969 to tell the stories of how government really works—and how to make it work better. Fifty years later, the need for incisive analysis and new, progressive policy ideas is clearer than ever. As a nonprofit, we rely on support from readers like you.

Yes, I’ll make a donation