God Bless the Clingers

The compassionate ones can't empathize with religious people, even when it's just the president pretending for the sake of the clingers.

JANEANE GAROFALO: No, I didn`t feel that it was a strong speech, and I felt that the prayer thing he did was pandering and anti-intellectual and just sort of a waste of time. "What sees us through - what has always seen us through -- is our strength, our resilience, and our unyielding faith that something better awaits if we summon the courage to reach for it. Tonight we pray for that courage. We pray for the people of the Gulf. And we pray that a hand may guide us through the storm toward a brighter day," he said.