Endless Suffrage 2012 - States' Rights Edition - Yo! CNN Snaps

  • Aired:  05/09/12
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Obama loses 40% of the West Virginia primary vote to an inmate who might be wearing a coonskin cap, and Dick Lugar is out after 36 years in the Senate. (2:48)

BUT AGAIN IT'S THIS KIND OF RESULT IN NORTH CAROLINA THAT SHOWS WHAT PRESIDENT OBAMA DID

TODAY WAS A BOLD MOVE, PUTTING PRINCIPLE OVER POLITICS OR TO PUT THAT ANOTHER WAY...

>> JUST HOW UNPOPULAR IS PRESIDENT OBAMA IN SOME PARTS OF THE UNITED STATES?

>> Jon: OH, I KNOW THIS GAME!

IT'S THAT NEW SHOW "YO CNN SNAPS." (LAUGHTER) OKAY, I WANT TO PLAY, LIKE, OH,

MAN, THE PRESIDENT IS SO UNPOPULAR HE'S LOOKING FORWARD TO THE DEBATES SO SOMEONE WILL

TALK TO HIM.

(LAUGHTER) OBAMA IS SO UNPOPULAR KENYA NOW SAYS HE WAS BORN IN GHANA.

(LAUGHTER) HE'S SO UNPOPULAR HIS BEN & JERRY'S FLAVOR IS IM-PEACH.

(AUDIENCE REACTS) BUT YOU DID ENJOY THE GHANA ONE.

(LAUGHTER) ALL RIGHT, CNN, YOUR TURN.

OBAMA IS SO UNPOPULAR...

>> LET'S LOOK AT WEST VIRGINIA.

THE PRESIDENT LOST ROUGHLY 40% OF THE VOTE IN LAST NIGHT'S DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY.

HE WON OVERALL BUT LOST TO AN INMATE.

THE GUY'S NAME IS KEITH JUDD SERVING TIME AT THE BEAUMONT FEDERAL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTE

IN TEXAS.

(LAUGHTER)

>> Jon: THAT IS (BLEEP)ED UP!

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE) WOW!

WOW!

I GUESS WEST VIRGINIA IS ONE OF THEM PRIMARIES WHERE REPUBLICANS CAN VOTE IN THE DEMOCRATS'

PRIMARY JUST TOES ME WITH THEM AND THEN THEY... WOW!

ONLY DEMOCRATS AND INDEPENDENTS?

THAT IS (BLEEP)ED UP!

(LAUGHTER) PLEASE TELL ME THAT THE GUY WHO GOT 40% OF THE VOTE IS WEARING A

COON SKIN CAP BECAUSE...

(LAUGHTER).

OR IS BEING ATTACKED BY A FERRET BECAUSE...

(LAUGHTER).

OH, BOY.

ANYONE ELSE VOTE YESTERDAY?

>> IN INDIANA WE SAW THE LONGEST-SERVING REPUBLICAN IN THE SENATE LOSE HIS SEAT AFTER

36 YEARS.

SENATOR DICK LUGAR IS OUT,

LOSING TO A CANDIDATE BACKED BY THE TEA PARTY, INDIANA STATE TREASURER RICHARD MOURDOCK.

>> Jon: NO, NOT DICK LUGAR!

NOT OUR MOST PORN-NAMED SENATOR!

(LAUGHTER) OTHER THAN SENATOR JOHNNY GIANTBALLS.

(LAUGHTER) AFTER ONLY 36 YEARS IN THE SENATE?

HE WAS ONLY 12 YEARS AWAY FROM GETTING SOMETHING DONE.

(LAUGHTER) WELL, CONGRESS HAS BEEN SOMETHAT THAT TPHAPBT.

MAYBE THIS NEW GUY WILL GET THINGS DONE.

>> I HAVE A MIND-SET THAT SAYS BIPARTISANSHIP OUGHT TO CONSIST EMOCRATS COMING TO THED

REPUBLICAN POINT OF VIEW.

>> Jon: WOW, COMPLETELY REDEFINING THE MEANING OF WORDS.

(LAUGHT

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