Via Newsbusters. On a scale from one to 10, how hack-ish would a “When they said they were filled with the spirit of Ted Kennedy, they weren’t kidding” joke here be? I’m thinking eight, maybe nine. Right in what I like to call “the AP zone,” baby.

A perfect 10: “Well, I guess this explains why they think the bill will be good for the economy.” You’re welcome, Jay Leno.