It’s sad that all the pre-performance hoopla sort of eclipsed the event itself. If you still care, hit play to see Common’s would-be controversial White House performance. Palin was tripping over a poem about, among other things, sunshine and dreams. Sun-freaking-shine. Take it away, Lonnie.
Sidebar: Mama Grizzly is still yapping out the side of her mouth about this.
“You know, the White House’s judgment on inviting someone who would glorify cop killing during Police Memorial Week, of all times, you know, the judgment–it’s just so lacking of class and decency and all that’s good about America with an invite like this,” the former Alaska governor said on Fox’s “On the Record.” “And you know, it’s just so easy to assume that they’re just inviting someone like me or somebody else to ask, ‘Come on, Barack Obama, who are you palling around with now?’ “