This week’s big to-do on the left — “Oh, no, evangelical leader Rick Warren is going to give the invocation at Barack Obama’s inauguration! Boo! Hiss!” — prompts this spirited defense of Warren from one former Arkansas governor:
In other news, the special celebrity guest on “Huckabee” tonight is comedienne/actress Fran Drescher, formerly of the CBS sitcom “The Nanny,” who will talk about why she wants to be appointed to the U.S. Senate to replace outgoing Democratic Senator Hillary Clinton. Good God, there are so many things that fill me with dread and revulsion in that last sentence that I don’t even know where to start.
And this article inexplicably praises Huckabee’s terrible Saturday night show for being “civil” and notes that “Huckabee” now commands nearly two million viewers per week. I had no idea there were that many shut-ins and people who had fallen and broken a hip, rendering them unable to reach the remote.