Time to shine a little light on Barack Obama’s laugh-generating gaffes to pick the Obamateurism of the Week!  I’ll have to ask for your patience this week, as we go through the fundamentals of the OOTW process.  This week’s leading candidate is almost certainly an all-time award winner.


Previous 2011 “winners”:


Got an Obamateurism of the Day? If you see a foul-up by Barack Obama, e-mail it to me at[email protected] with the quote and the link to the Obamateurism. I’ll post the best Obamateurisms on a daily basis, depending on how many I receive. Include a link to your blog, and I’ll give some link love as well. And unlike Slate, I promise to end the feature when Barack Obama leaves office.

Illustrations by Chris Muir of Day by Day. Be sure to read the adventures of Sam, Zed, Damon, and Jan every day!