I don’t really get shocked these days. I’m cynical enough that when a politician does something reprehensible, I just arch an eyebrow and blog snarkily. It’s rare that something gets to me.
But this actually had my jaw on my shoes.
Remember when Rudy took a phone call during a speech in front of the NRA last week?
“And quite honestly, since Sept. 11, most of the time when we get on a plane, we talk to each other and just reaffirm the fact that we love each other,” he said.
“Sometimes if I’m in the middle of a very, very sensitive meeting, I don’t take the call right then; I wait. But I thought it would be kind of nice if I took it at that point, and I’d done that before in engagements, and I didn’t realize it would create any kind of controversy,” he said.
Pardon my French, but fuck this guy. Really. Fuck him.