While I do not think our President intentionally poked fun at the handicapped, I think his gaffe points to a bigger issue, which is his inability to speak without the direction of a teleprompter lest he mess up and tell the world who he really is. Furthermore, I think it points to a lack of character, which comes as no surprise. I can only imagine the firestorm that would have ensued had President Bush been so insensitive.
President Obama and the liars that now inhabit Congress are making a mockery of our nation and all that it stands for. Never before in our nation's history has there been so much acceptance of criminal behavior, blatant lies, and the outright destruction of our freedom--all while the mainstream media spreads the propaganda fed to them by the administration and the numb skulls who voted for him soak it all up with a naivety that we've not seen in this country before now.
Meanwhile, while the President is out poking fun at the Special Olympics, Governor Palin recently gave a speech to the 2009 Special Olympics (see below) and here are her remarks regarding Obama's latest gaffe.
**Yet another embarrassment being released by the French media. For more on this story, see this link.